Monthly Archives: May 2012

Breastfeeding. Or Not.

I think the Time magazine cover of a mom nursing her toddler was in poor taste. Not because it showed a woman breastfeeding an older child, but because it encouraged others to judge another woman’s parenting choice. The one truth … Continue reading

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Max’s Belly Laugh

It’s the best. Every time I watch it I laugh along with him. A little background: I was showing him our family baby sign for “doggie” and he thought it was hilarious for some reason. I say it’s “our family … Continue reading

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Cleaning a Smurf

Zoe was sitting at her little table, being so nice and quiet and focused while she colored last night. Mark and I didn’t want to rock the boat, so we just let her be while we cleaned up from dinner. … Continue reading

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Maximus

It took six months and two weeks, but Max has done it! He’s tied his sister for weight. Zoe, at 2 years and five months is 24 pounds. So is Max. I think she’ll still always be the boss of … Continue reading

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Vacation

For 30-plus years when I went on vacation it was vacation. It was nonstop reading, leisurely beach time whenever I wanted, searching out the best local restaurants, frequenting the local bars, sleeping in until whenever I wanted…you know. VACATION. Now, … Continue reading

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Max at Six Months

While we were on vacation, my pudgy sweet baby boy became a man. Well, OK. That’s ridiculous. But he turned six months old anyway. And he learned to roll over. And he had ice cream. And his first plane ride. … Continue reading

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Sun Times

We are on vacation this week and I’m finding little computer time between entertaining two kids  and choosing between beach and pool time. Tough life we got. We’ll be back next week!

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