Monthly Archives: June 2010

Feelin’ Good

My newborn somehow became a 2-month-old on Tuesday.  I am not sure how he did that – he is so sneaky!  But we celebrated anyhow.  The celebration included three shots to his perfectly chunky little thighs and one tube of ice cold liquid down his throat.  Oh, it was a blast!  I mean, when you [...]

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worth a thousand words

In other morning accomplishments by my husband, here is Carlitos half way through his ‘Summer Buzz.’   It is always sad to see all of his beautiful hair disappear, but on the upside it shows off his gorgeous eyes and freakishly long lashes.   We are definitely going to have to watch this one with the ladies…

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We found daddy!

This is what Carlitos says whenever my husband returns from work, the store, the bathroom, you know, anywhere.   What precedes this is him clapping his hands to his face (à la Home Alone) and saying, “Agghhh!  I lost daddy!” Well, today we reaaaallly ‘found’ daddy.  He has been studying for the CFA for about 8 [...]

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worth a thousand words

Funny. You don’t look like you ‘sleep like a baby’. You look WIDE AWAKE…like you did for most of the day on that particular day. Note to self: Higher powers love irony. Don’t put baby in attire that will allow them to use this irony to mess with you and keep said baby awake and [...]

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$18 an hour?!? C’mon, Big Bird, that’s a little steep. All the other babysitters charge $15.

Before I had kids I was pretty sure that I would not allow my kids to watch more than, say, 1 hour of TV a week, or something along those lines. Errr, not even close. As I write this Carlitos is watching Caillou (a current favorite). In fact, it is the only reason I am [...]

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