Bathtime

Fill the tub with perfectly warm water. Get a cute ducky towel and washcloth. Shampoo… check. We’re all set. So I get Grady undressed and slowly submerge him in the water. We’re all happy. Ah, but not so fast. Three,…

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The First Halloween

Hammy and Grady are hot dogs. Dylan is a lobster. There’s really no story I can tell to make this funnier.

Getting Shot

Grady got shot today. Three times. Vaccines are rough. But I am so proud of him. He cried for a few seconds (yes, seconds) and then I started singing the ABCs to him. Instant laughter and smiles. The ABCs… gets…

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Pickle Pickle Pickle

So recently we discovered that Grady is ticklish. Awesome. He laughs hysterically. There’s nothing in the world that can top a toothless, gummy mouth… laughing with reckless abandonment. But, he doesn’t laugh when you tickle him and say “Tickle, tickle,…

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Leaving Grady

Just got back from Syracuse. 10 years since we graduated. It was really hard to leave Grady but I did it and I’m glad I did. Had so much fun. My father and stepmother flew out to help Jason while…

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Yummy Toes

Grady has started scrunching up his legs, grabbing his toes and trying to eat them. It’s so darn cute. Why? I don’t know. If I found Jason lying in bed with his toes in his mouth I’d probably pack my…

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First Wish

Grady lost an eyelash and so I helped him make his first wish. I don’t know what he asked the heavens for but if it was for his mom to be covered in spit up while getting everyone in the…

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Old MacDonald

I don’t want to say that Grady has a bad sense of humor but I’m a little concerned with how completely hysterical he finds the song “Old MacDonald!” I sing “With a moo moo here and a moo moo there…”…

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Judas

Grady has become fascinated by his hands. He looks at his fingers with love and adoration. He plays with them, talks to them and sucks on them. Those ten fingers are his ten nearest and dearest friends. But when the…

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