Monthly Archives: September 2013

Daytrip to Longwood Gardens (no kids allowed!)

It has been many years since I have had 5 hours in a row without either of my children. That’s 5 hours without being asked for “juice and snack”, 5 hours without having to ask someone if he or she … Continue reading

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Subways and Whales: A Favorite Things Trip to NYC

 After spending the first 3 plus years as an only child, Elijah definitely has had a roller coaster transition to being a big bro. Elijah and Remy get along pretty well, but there are still times when Elijah obviously wishes … Continue reading

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A Kindergarten Moment

I’m not sure I really know how we got here. Because just a second ago, he looked like this… And it doesn’t even feel like it’s been that long since this… Kindergarten, y’all. It’s big. Really big. Up until this … Continue reading

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Breezing Through The Windy City: Our Weekend in Chicago

Joe and the kids had never been to Chicago before,  and I had only visited once to hang out with a friend during Northwestern’s version of Spring Fling-a decidedly un-family friendly activity. We’d heard it was a fun, family-friendly city, … Continue reading

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Our Trip to Maymont

Our trip to Maymont deserves its own post because we had such a blast. We fed the animals, of course! Take a look at these guys from our visit last year: compared with this year: No, seriously. Can you even … Continue reading

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