Category Archives: Month 05

Communication 101

The other day, I wanted to blow raspberries on Oliver’s belly. He was less than enthused. Seeing that Mommy clearly cannot take a hint, Oliver resorted to a less subtle means of communication. Lesson learned. Advertisements

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The Final Countdown

We hired a nanny this weekend. She seems like a wonderful lady — upbeat, energetic, affectionate, and smart.  She has all of the qualities and experience we were looking for and, best of all, Oliver and the kitties took to … Continue reading

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Monkey See, Monkey Do

I left Oliver with Vik yesterday evening while I ran errands. They had a great time blowing raspberries at each other: Excuse the video quality — Vik was recording this on his iPhone while he was holding a very active … Continue reading

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Outtakes

Oliver LOVES the camera, which is obvious when you look at the photos posted on this blog. Whether it is a camera phone or Vik’s monstrously large digital SLR, Oliver lights up like a Christmas tree whenever a lens is … Continue reading

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Happy Feet!

Oliver is obsessed with his feet; if they are not stuffed in his mouth (or en route to his mouth) then he is kicking them wildly about. But really, with feet like these, who can blame him:

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Wynner, Wynner, Chicken Dinner!

Vik and I spent last weekend in Las Vegas, without Oliver. As I mentioned in a previous post, I was extremely anxious about how Oliver and I (well, mostly I) would do with the separation. I am extremely happy to … Continue reading

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My Renaissance Baby

My Oliver is such a cultured and sophisticated young man. Case in point: Yesterday he spent the afternoon touring the Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art with me, Mom, and Meemaw. He had so much fun that Vik and I are … Continue reading

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