Monthly Archives: March 2013

Nom Nom

As CJ approaches 15 months, he’s around the age when he’s supposed to begin to handle a utensil. So we’ve been coaching him by starting off with a spoon. We would place some food in his spoon and then hand … Continue reading

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6 Years!!!

We’ve been married for six years. Not long by most standards, but relatively long for most people around our age. Feels like we’ve been married forever, but we’re still growing in our relationship each day and refining each other to … Continue reading

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Transformations

Even this late in the school year my geometry students continue to impress me. Last month we finished up the transformations unit and I gave them a project that involved taking an object and performing a dilation with it by … Continue reading

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Filet Mignon

Last night we were so graciously invited over to the home of friends who attend our church. The invite was pretty random as we’ve never had our respective families spend exclusive time together, so it was a nice surprise. And … Continue reading

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Potential

I’m sitting here in my classroom in the midst of the second day’s parent-teacher afternoon conferences. Last night I had 15 sets of parents, almost an all-time low. I teach three classes, two less than the normal workload because I … Continue reading

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WEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!

The weather’s been getting real nice as of late, and with this past Sunday’s daylight savings the sun is still out later in the day which allows all three of us more time to go out before it gets dark. … Continue reading

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Wafa’s

Yesterday, Janina and Daniel came over and brought dinner with them from Wafa’s, a MediterraneanĀ and Lebanese restaurant on Metropolitan Ave. With their char-grilled chicken and lamb, it’s a bit different from the more common Middle Eastern Halal food carts or … Continue reading

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The Allergy Buster

Coincidentally, a friend posted this New York Times Magazine article earlier this week about children and food allergies, and how one particular doctor is spearheading a research study that involves feeding children extremely small daily doses of their particular allergen … Continue reading

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Travel.State.Gov

That was quick. We received CJ’s passport in six business days after submitting and paying to expedite the application at our local post office. They really cropped his face up close and gave him facial star tattoos…LOL!

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Parks & Recreation

We think CJ is getting a bit bored at home, so we’re making more of an effort to take him outside more frequently. Right now he likes playing peek-a-boo behind the blue metal pillars and enjoys having us help him … Continue reading

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