23 & Me – My Ancestry DNA

Awhile ago one of our friends told us that they had done ancestry DNA testing through 23 & Me and the results were pretty cool. I had never done anything like that and while I was pretty confident I knew what my ancestral background was comprised of, I figured why not! So I sent away […]

Merry Christmas & Happy Hanukkah

Dave, Sadie and I hope you all have a very Merry Christmas and a Happy Hanukkah! HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

Sadie and The Bobo Fairy

The other night almost without warning, the Bobo Fairy came and visited Sadie and took all her bobos (pacifiers). Now lest you think we’re mean parents and just took them away for her, we’d been talking up the Bobo Fairy for awhile now with no luck. We’d mention maybe giving them away and she’d start […]

Getting into the Holiday Spirit, a Little Forcefully

This weekend the plan was to “Christmas-fy” our house. And yesterday, as we were preparing to pull out the necessary boxes from the basement, I admitted to Dave that I just wasn’t into it. And he agreed, he just wasn’t about decorating this year. Usually I’m the first to start bugging Dave before Thanksgiving about […]

A perfect weekend of sorts

Dave and I often feel like we can never catch a break. Our weeks are hectic with work, long commutes for both of us, and the dropping off and picking up of the Sadie Face at daycare. And what sucks is that because we’re sooooooooooo popular (half kidding – Sadie’s really the popular one) we […]

Happy Father’s Day!

I’m extremely lucky to have some great men in my life. Happy 1st Father’s Day Dave, my wonderful husband, and Happy Father’s Day to all the men in your lives! Daddy and Sadie Grandpa and Sadie – first day home from the hospital! Me, Sadie and her Great Grandpa