Monthly Archives: December 2010

Snow Day!

We were treated to something somewhat rare this Christmas (at least in Virginia, where we spent the holiday) — a White Christmas! It snowed off and on all day Christmas Day, and by the 26th, there was just enough snow … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

We had a wonderful Christmas Day with my family in Virginia (and are continuing to enjoy our holiday break here)! Oliver loved all of his presents, all of the activity, and, most of all, all of the doting grandparents and … Continue reading

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All Aboard the Santa Express!

This past week has been a little rough, with Oliver battling a cold/ear infection combo and Vik falling victim to his second major cold of the season. Luckily, we managed to get our holiday cheer on before we started dropping … Continue reading

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Santa Baby

Last weekend, we bundled Oliver up and braved a winter storm to go meet Santa.¬† Since we were secretly hoping that Oliver would meltdown on Santa’s lap (I think the incongruity between a terrified baby and a jolly old holiday … Continue reading

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Back to Nature

  Living in Chicago, Oliver is not provided with many opportunities to frolic in nature (although we do live on a tree-lined street near Lincoln Park). We were thus very excited to introduce him to the wonders of wooded-land and … Continue reading

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Row, Row, Row Your Bowl

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Mobility Madness

As I mentioned in my last post, Oliver has become¬†insanely mobile. Understand that when I say insanely mobile, I do not just mean that the little guy is crawling and standing with reckless abandon, I also mean that he is, … Continue reading

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