Parenting

My Kind of Cool

Good news and bad news. The bad news is that I have family staying with us so I don't have time to write. The good news is I have really cool pictures from today that I couldn't wait to share. Today as we were walking...

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Subway: Done!

We conquered our greatest mission since being here! Yesterday I finally got J and Z on the subway BY MYSELF. I strapped Z on in the baby carrier and we were off. Our destination was Central Park, and we made it there in great time...

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A Favorite Memory

I am entering this picture into the Greeblemonkey photo contest. I haven't ever entered a photo contest, but when I heard of this one I knew which photo I would choose right off the bat. Taken on my iPhone (and slightly edited afterward), this picture is...

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Mission Accomplished

This past week was full of small (even though they felt huge) milestones. Dr. J started school officially on Monday, and while that only actually consisted of fun things to get him and his classmates familiar with the school and each other, it was my...

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Getting Our Feet Wet

Well, here we are on week three (right? It's been three weeks? I can't keep track of anything). Dr. J started Dental School yesterday, and as nervous as I was in the months leading up to yesterday about this first week, it has gone off...

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Where Does the Time Go?

Today our baby girl is 11 months old. I have been telling people that she was 10 months old up until yesterday. Not 10 1/2 months, not "almost 11 months", but 10 months. Today she is 11 months. That makes her almost one year old....

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We Made It!

Well, it's been a long time coming, but we are here in New York City and finally feeling somewhat settled. The transition was easier than I expected as far as the actual travel goes, but emotionally it's been rough for my little guy (more on...

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Happening. Very. Fast.

I know that this blog was supposed to be about my experience moving to the big apple and everything in between, but life has gotten totally hectic and I haven't had the extra hour to document it. I manage to shoot off one line emails,...

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Sing it, Sister! SWIM

I don't blog half as much as I would like to. Especially because I have two blogs, the other one is for my family as we are all spread out 'round the states. So I have to divide my "blogging time" which is nearly nil,...

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My Heart in 12pt Georgia

I'm back from a short hiatus. We spent the weekend on the beach celebrating Father's Day and I have just now gotten my bearings and settled back in to the normal routine. It was an absolutely gorgeous weekend that I will not soon ever forget. I'm...

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Bubba

I just realized that I haven't posted anything about my little boy yet. The worst part? I was just looking at it with Bubba on my lap...

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Peace Out, Not Me Monday

I tried to post a Not Me! Monday last night. I try every Monday, but as you can see it either ends up on some other day of the week or not at all. I've come to the conclusion that it's too hard for me...

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