My journal of trial and error and the occasional surprise discovery

Monthly Archives: November 2011

A tree, a star, and a freaky reindeer

William’s turn first Then we did actually take it off so Alexis could have a turn Alexis clapping her hands for being so clever I just thought this was cute I Alexis scared of a toy. This will be good for her 21st The offending reindeer, who we affectionately named Moose Happy Wordless Wednesday. I’m […]


The power is yours

This week’s listography challenge over at katetakes5 really got me thinking. The task is to list your top five cartoon characters from your youth. If I was to take that literally I would just say five different characters from the Rugrats. Tommy, Chuckie, Phil, Lil, Grampa. Ok done. If I wanted to make it more […]


1-2-3 Crawl-Along Fun

This post is part of Product Talk by Nuffnang. Fisher-Price is currently celebrating it’s 80th birthday. Wow. That means for 80 years they have been bringing delight to children and their families. In this day and age you’d be hardpressed to find a household without a fisher price toy in it. At my grandparents’ house they […]


Where’s my baby?

Last night I had the weirdest feeling. I woke after 5.5 hours sleep. As in 5.5 of solid, uninterupted sleep. The most sleep I'd had in one stretch for at least 7 weeks. Actually since my son was born I had been lucky to get 5 hours sleep in total, over 3 stretches. So naturally […]