Category Archives: kiddos

The rest of the summer

Summer’s over, so I have to put up these pictures now, or I’ll never do it. Without further ado…. The Cape Elijah was obsessed with digging. Every. single. day. Deeper… Deeper! Remy kept saying, “Are you going to dig all … Continue reading

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Road to Cape photo dump

Holy crap, where did the summer go? I mean, my kids still have like a month left of their 13 week summer vacay, but still, it’s sort of flown by. We’re headed out to Richmond and (heaven help me) family … Continue reading

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B is for (Pierre) Bonnard: Sketching and still life

For our second “A is for Artist” installment, we fieldtripped over to the PMA to learn about Post Impressionist painter and printmaker Pierre Bonnard. But first, we attended the very important business of splashing in giant puddles. The PMA houses … Continue reading

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Spring Break 2015: The Cliff’s Notes Version

Obviously, I’ve been a little lazy on the old bloggy blog lately. And that it unlikely to change. But here are some highlights from our recent Spring Break adventures: I headed to NYC on a Friday for some bridal shower/bachelorette … Continue reading

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I think the following picture of Remy best illustrates how much everyone needed a staycation over the holidays: Of course, this was not during a 5 hour long car trip (she hasn’t fallen asleep on one of those bad boys … Continue reading

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Passing On the “Love of Reading” Torch

When Elijah was a few days old and his sleepy jaundiced state wore off, Joe went back to work and I faced the chasm of hours alone with a newborn, a species wholly unknown to me. “Um, what I am … Continue reading

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Our (3rd) Family Trip to Disney and Some Tips

We just came back from our 3rd go-round of Disney World with the kids. I know there is something very first-world-problemy about describing a Disney vacation with the Dickensian quote “It was the best of times and the worst of … Continue reading

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