Dear Charlie, The thing with these quarterly updates is my memory is only sufficient for a 5-day span. Meaning on the 6th day, the memories from the day 1 are eliminated and lost, probably forever. This is my life now. Thus, I have a hard time keeping track of all your momentous toddler developments. Here's … Continue reading 1 Year, 9 Month Pook – A Letter to Charlie
Greetings, friends, It's winter in CT now. This is the start of the family's annual deep dark depression saddled with multiple attempts to escape to better climates. Good thing I'm here to entertain everyone. Here's what's been going on the past 3 months: In case you didn't see it on my mom's social media (eye-roll), … Continue reading 1 year, 6 month Pook: An Update from Charlie
Dear Charlie, I'm transitioning to quarterly updates now, rather than monthly. Primarily because I spend the majority of my time chasing you and preventing your demise. A LOT of general life stuff has happened in the past couple months. A lot. But as for you, here's what you've been getting into: You're a dancing king. … Continue reading 1 year, 3 month Pook – A Letter to Charlie
Hi Friends, Ahh, summer. There's nothing like a fresh, frigid wind through my hair in the midst of winter, but I think I may be a true summer Pook. I love a little grass between my toes. And fingers. And teeth. Here's a bit about what I've been up to since my big birthday bash... … Continue reading 1 year, 1 month Pook: An Update from Charlie
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.