Dear Charlie, A year. A. Year. AN. EFFING. YEAR!?!?!?! How did this happen? (i.e. How did we all survive?) I'm feeling all the nostalgia right now, but I don't miss your newborn days. It was a whole different, awesome experience, but our current sitch is way more exciting. You've taken up a particular interest in undoing … Continue reading 12. Month. Pook. A Letter to Charlie
Charlie Gras 2017: A Mardi Gras themed 1st birthday celebration.
A baby how-to for creating chaos at mealtime.
Hi friends, It's summertime! There's nothing better than the sun on my pasty, sunscreened skin and wind in my hair. It's not all hiking, parks, and breweries though... well... not entirely. Here's what else is going on: Mom & Dad left without me for a whole week recently. I can't imagine why. It must have … Continue reading 11 Month Pook: An Update from Charlie
Taking a week sans baby to celebrate our anniversary and coupledom in Spain and France.
An update about Charlie's life at 10 months old.
Visiting New Orleans and our people for the first time since our move to CT 6 months ago.
Hi friends, I have so much to tell you about. Life is getting interesting, and the world is my oyster. Let's begin. I've decided I prefer to eat mangos and peaches. Only mangos and peaches. Forever. You can give me other things if you camouflage it. In mangos and peaches. Scratch that. I hate mangos and … Continue reading 9 Month Pook: An Update from Charlie
Due to a bout of Carnival Season depression, increase in blogging/recipe testing/photography for work (yay!), and general life activities, Meal Monday has been tossed to the curb for a while. And probably run over a few times. I may hop back on it soon, but for now I wanted to share this quick and easy … Continue reading Meal Monday… Okay, Snack Monday.
Dear Charlie, I know I say this every month, but... How the heck are you 8 months old?! Your 1 year birthday is breathing down our necks already, and I can't decide if I should be shouting my joy from the rooftops, or crying on the floor in the back of my closet. I'll probably … Continue reading 8 Month Pook – A Letter to Charlie