Category Archives: Month 03

Who Needs Sleep Anyway?

I am such a lucky woman! I have a baby that loves me so, so much that not only does he want to be attached to me all day (literally attached, since he only naps if I am wearing him … Continue reading

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The Tummy Time Trio

On Tuesdays, Oliver and I get together with two other new moms and their baby boys. We call it a playgroup, which is funny, because although the babies occasionally play, and together we indeed form a group, there is not anything close … Continue reading

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Simply Irresistible

With all due respect to Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, when they wrote “You Can’t Always Get What You Want,” they had never seen this face: On a side note, how in the world do they learn that a lower-lip … Continue reading

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Toys, Glorious Toys!

For the first 11 weeks of his life, Oliver could have cared less about all of the brightly colored, developmentally appropriate, designed-to-stimulate toys we had purchased and strategically placed in his play areas. We could wave a rattle in his … Continue reading

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Gotta Get Them Giggles!

Up until three months ago, I spent my days (and evenings, and weekends) working in the tax group of a top tier law firm. I worked on billion dollar M&A transactions and federal tax controversies involving Fortune 500 companies. Up until … Continue reading

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The Mane Attraction

My mom is fond of telling me that “Oliver is not a toy.” Well, of course I know that (thanks anyway, Mom, for the friendly reminder), but that doesn’t mean I can’t have a little fun with him once in … Continue reading

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We Are Family

Phew!  Apologies for the unplanned blogging hiatus, but the last few weeks have been quite hectic. I promise to spend the next several days catching everyone up on Oliver’s big adventures. We’ll start with two weekends ago. My lovely baby … Continue reading

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