Monthly Archives: May 2006

We have STANDING

Repeat: we have frickin’ standing!?! That was on Friday. As the weekend progressed, she got stronger and stronger. Lots of climbing over things, rocking back on her knees, pulling herself up (with help) on us. She’s not yet crawling on … Continue reading

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National Spelling Bee

ABC is going to be showing the National Spelling Bee finals on Thursday from 8 – 10 p.m. I can’t wait! Should be exciting. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet … Continue reading

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Whew.

I’m exhausted. Partly because it is so hot all of a sudden. And partly because there was a lot of activity this weekend. Or, at least, a lot of people and food and talking and laughing. It was great to … Continue reading

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No Sophie Saturday

I completely forgot to upload photos and videos this morning and now we are up at my parents’ house. So, it might be a Sophie Monday this weekend. We had hot, sunny, slightly muggy weather for the picnic/BBQ today. Today … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Weekend

The whole fam damily is converging again this weekend for an informal baby shower/graduation BBQ for my younger sister and her husband. And then a weekend of watching babies and playing cards and eat mass amounts of chocolate. I’ve made … Continue reading

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Mommy Madness

(link via Sweetney) Very important article by Judith Warner. What happened when the Girls Who Had It All became mothers? From the article: “For real change to happen, we don’t need more politicians sounding off about “family values.” Neither do … Continue reading

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Giant Squid Hat!

Any of you crafty knitters out there want to make Sophie a GIANT SQUID HAT for winter? I will pay you. And I will send you head measurements. And it will be featured in photos on a Sophie Saturday. Please, … Continue reading

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T’ain’t Taint

So, episode 4 of Season 2 on Deadwood. One of the people uses the word t’ain’t to describe Swearengen’s surgery. Was that even in use then? I like this show because of its (mostly) historical accuracy, so I’m curious about … Continue reading

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Jack Black

I love Jack Black. Yes, he can be a bit annoying, but he was really funny on Ellen this morning. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to … Continue reading

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Covetousness

Oh man. I stumbled upon the bestest site ever. It all started with this amazing mirror image love/hate shirt on Miss Domestic. And, in the comments, someone linked to Made in Design – a French store of fabulousness. And then, … Continue reading

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