This morning Alex suddenly says to me “We didn’t make a birthday present for Daddy!” I asked “OK Alex, what do you want to make for Daddy?” Alex thinks for a second. “A pogo-stick!” I said “A pogo-stick? Do you … Continue reading
Beth has started saying “Sure”. At least, from context we’re pretty sure that’s what she’s saying. It sounds rather odd coming from a 13 month old, but I think she’s picked it up from Alex. Although I can’t currently think … Continue reading
So two nights ago I told Alex that Daddy’s birthday was on Saturday. “Tomorrow?”, he asked. “No”, I said, “It’s on Saturday. You’re going to go to Barb’s three more times and then go to bed and when you wake … Continue reading
Lately, Alex has been asking for 100 kisses at bedtime. Daddy gives them, Mommy doesn’t. (She cuts him off at 12.) Last night Eric came in to say goodnight to Alex while I was putting him to bed. Daddy asked … Continue reading
Beth took her first two unassisted steps just now. Granted, she almost did a face plant afterwards when she missed my outstretched hand, but I caught her with the other hand, so she didn’t actually fall. It will probably be … Continue reading
Last night just as I was trying to get Alex to crawl into bed, he started stalling. Wanted to play with his truck (which I didn’t care, but I was leaving). No, he wanted Mama to stay. I said “Alex, … Continue reading
Yesterday, Jenna was playing a game on the computer. Alex was watching her yelling, “Go, go, go” at her. Next thing I know, there’s Beth, standing next to Jenna and holding onto her chair, saying “Go, go, go”.