We had just put Zoe to bed, I was washing my face, and Zak was picking Ellie up from her crib to bring downstairs. I hear a very panicked, “Molly! Molly! Molly!” I rush into the bedroom and assuming something is really, really wrong. Zak says, “What would make Ellie wet?” as he points to […]Read More Zak Freaks Out
I opened the fridge the other day and this is what I saw: [singlepic=6703,350,250] Only homes with toddlers have refrigerators with plastic strawberries sitting on the lower shelf.Read More Our Fridge These Days
Special thanks to Mary Berry for knitting these awesome cup holders for my mom, Zoe, Ellie, and me. We’ll use them for our weekly trips to Starbucks. [singlepic=6653,350,250] Also, check out the purse she made for Zoe filled with fun activites. Ellie also received one and will be using it before too long! [singlepic=6651,350,250]Read More Check These Out
I’ve been meaning to share one of my favorite pregnancy stories about Molly for a while now. . . Z and I were playing in the empty room when all of a sudden we heard from the kitchen “Either I just peed my pants or my water broke”. I figured that that wasn’t the kind […]Read More Why are my pants wet?
Back when I was pregnant with Zoe a coworker casually mentioned during one day that her husband (a culinary school graduate) baked her a chocolate cake shortly after she gave birth. For some reason, that silly conversation stuck with me and soon after Zoe was born I made Zak get me a triple chocolate cake […]Read More Chocolate Cake
For the first week or so after Ellie was born, whenever Zoe kissed her we’d respond, “Awe!” It was just instinct to us, because, quite frankly, it’s darling and heart melting to see your toddler smooch your newborn. Zoe continues to kiss Ellie throughout the day, but now always follows each kiss with an, “Awe!!” […]Read More Awe!
This was a weekend of more firsts for Ellie. Every few weeks or so we get together with a few other families for a play date and last night as Ellie’s first one. She slept the entire time, but Zoe had a lot of fun being out of the house for a change and playing […]Read More First Play Date and First Zoo Visit
During a recent visit to Caribou Coffee, we treated Zoe to a M&M cookie. It was her first one and she loved the M&Ms, picking them out from around the plain cookie parts. [singlepic=6516,350,250]Read More M&Ms
Thank the gods we learned this now. Hopefully we don’t make the same mistake with Ellie that we did with Zoe. It just makes you wonder what else we’ve been doing wrong.Read More Oh Crap!