Alex was helping Eric crush cans last night. It was too cute. Alex would reach into the bag for an uncrushed can and hand it to Daddy. Eric would crush it and it would fall into the bag. Then (after … Continue reading
My parents came up for an unexpected visit a few weeks ago. With them they brought the train table that I asked my father to build. We had a wooden train set in a box from when Jenna was younger. … Continue reading
As of today, Alex can officially open the front door. We’ll have to keep an eye on him, and if he won’t stay inside, we’ll have to start locking it to keep him in.
Oh man, here it is the last day of November and I almost forgot to blog! Let’s see, what happened today? We called Grandpa at 11:00 this morning because Alex wanted to. Grandma had the misfortune of not being home. … Continue reading
The phone rang yesterday when I was in the bathroom. So obviously I didn’t answer it. I came downstairs to find Alex sitting at the chair to Jenna’s desk, holding the phone to his ear. I thought “Oh my gosh, … Continue reading
I decided to go ahead and start potty training yesterday. I had talked to Barb on Wed night when I picked up Alex and she was ready to do it as well. So when I got Alex dressed in the … Continue reading
We had a quiet day today. It ended up being just the three of us, so we decided that in order to break up the day, we should try to do something with Alex that would get us out of … Continue reading
Tonight as Alex and I were leaving Bill & Olya’s, Bill sent the older two kids over to hug Alex goodbye. Damien & Alex moved in and hugged. Then Sergey and Alex hugged. Too cute. (Nope, no pictures) Then Bill … Continue reading
That’s the last line of Alex’s favorite book right now. What book is it, you ask? It’s the potty book that we’ve been reading for several weeks now. Tonight, Alex was running around diaper-less for a few minutes, as often … Continue reading
Remember the post titled “Cuteness amid misery“? Here’s a picture taken today, although he was facing the other way last time.