We Start Them Young in Colorado

WE LOVE COLORADO.  Maybe it was living in SF for a year or maybe it is just seeing it through the eyes of my kiddos, but I could not imagine living anywhere else.  I just love it here. Last weekend, my parents set up a ski lesson for Brooks.  They live in Vail. And the […]

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Lucas is Sitting Up (and growing up…SOB!)

Lucas is SITTING UP! My little always smiling, almost 6 month old is sitting up. All alone. Without support. Lucas and I have a little routine during Brooks’ nap.  Since Luke usually only sleeps for the last hour of B-man’s nap, we have a good hour to hang out. Just. The. Two. Of. Us. The rest […]

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Be Cool. Stay In School.

There is a war going on inside of me. On one side is the fact that I want to raise independent, socially well-adjusted, polite and happy children who are not afraid to be whoever they want.  On the other side is the emotion that I want to love, smother, helicopter parent, lock my children in […]

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The Itsy Bitsy Spider

Confession: I waited until the day before Halloween to look for a costume for Brooks. Bad Mommy Award goes to me. Of course, every single cute toddler costume was gone and I wandered (waddled) around to every store in the city.  The truth is I was so pregnant this year that I decided not to […]

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Business In The Front, Party In The Back

Brooks was bald for the first year of his life. When his hair finally decided to grow in, it grew in like a mullet. The back continued to get longer as the front stayed thin and short. EEK! As cute as my son is, he is just not cute enough to pull off the mullet. […]

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