Monthly Archives: October 2011

Four Treats

Halloween Day, and a first time trick-or-treating for one of us.  We went to Roscoe Village, where all the *ahem* &#View full post »

My Fave-Ritt Thing

Dress up, dress down, COSTUMES, alter egos, disguise, and Hall-o-ween.  LOVE. When I had more time, I would findView full post »


So there is this made up company/ photographic technique called Lomography, which is basically marketing genius and aView full post »

A Free Friday

Pete missed us so much he decided to take Friday off of work, to hang out with us. First we went on a Family Bike RideView full post »

11 months

Happy 11 months Cookie. Is it possible that in just one more month, my baby won’t be a baby anymore? Not possibleView full post »

Bell & Howell

We just spent four days visiting grammy, grampy, aunt JuJu, uncle Mike, Jen, and cousin Panda.  On a whim I decided toView full post »

…Take me away

Dear Little One, As you will hear about many times in your life, you do not sleep well at night. You are almost 11View full post »

Sunday bike ride alone

Glorious October day, 70-some degrees and sunny, and I get the gift of a bike ride alone.  Pete got home from his raceView full post »

This mom gets a gold star. Aleady? *blush*

There is a funny blog called STFU Parents, where they poke fun at parents who overshare on Bookfarce, like with photosView full post »

Pumpkin Patch time

Today we went to Goebbert’s Farm in Barrington, with Lu & Gerry and Britt & Mike.  There was a hugeView full post »

Gouda one for me at Handlebar

After visiting City Soles for Bogs, we took Lucy to Handlebar, the restaurant in Wickertown where we went on our firstView full post »

Jim Henson at Target

I almost bought these obnoxious jackets. Too bad they are $18 a piece.View full post »

“It was a million to one shot, Doc. Million to one.”

A solid reason to not allow her to run around the house naked. She accidentally sat on this puzzle piece, and howled! View full post »

Heading into fall harvest

This week’s food co-op delivery.  Plans to make an apple pie this weekend.  Already ate the spinach, eggs andView full post »


I used to have an exciting life, full of adrenaline pumping activities. Like UrbEx and B&E.  Let’s take aView full post »