Monthly Archives: October 2011

Bad Dream

Christopher’s favorite thing, in the world, is to take his action figures and line them up on dressers, shelves, tables. His least favorite thing, in the world, is when the figures topple over (Emmy is the usual knocker downer, but … Continue reading

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A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words…

Giddy up!

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Cowboy Chris

When Chris is asked what he wants to be when he grows up, he says “a cowboy.” When asked what college is for, he says “to learn how to be a cowboy.” When asked what he wants to do at … Continue reading

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Today’s Lesson – Seven Minutes of Freedom

Ever since Emmy started moving, we created a jailing system – we simply have an ottoman (that she can’t quite climb yet) blocking the way out of the family room. If I’m in the kitchen, I can still see everything, … Continue reading

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Christopher’s Advice

“Bye Daddy, have a good day at work!” “I will Chris, you have a nice day too.” Yelling out the door, he added: “Be careful! If a guy lets you pass, you can say hi to him. But if a … Continue reading

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Today’s Lesson

The lesson for today is NEVER FEED A BABY POWDERED DONUTS and oranges. The picture probably doesn’t clearly show that the powder and the juice from the orange mix together to make a nice paste. I guess I didn’t realize … Continue reading

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Winter Boots

What is the most practical purchase my mom has ever made for Emmy?  Baby Uggs. (Yes, I am being sarcastic – but aren’t they so cute?)

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