Category Archives: Parents

At the Airport

After the tears at the security line, I get a call half hour later: O: Mommy, there are a lot of planes here at the airport. Look, I see one in the air. Me: What colors are they. O: This … Continue reading

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Never Tell a Kid Anything

How many times have you found yourself in embarrassing situations because of something you said to your significant other, a friend, a colleague while not paying attention what little ears are listening?  Because quite frankly, the little ears were much … Continue reading

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Dinner Time

As I’ve mentioned in the past, dinner time can be challenging  O will eat most of everything we put in front of her, but it can take HOURS…. A lot of discussion over what we are eating. Why? Not this one, … Continue reading

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New Adventures

Two weeks ago (which by the way feels like YEARS ago) DH and I went to San Francisco for a friend’s wedding WITHOUT our little “joy of sunshine”. Instead my mother in law (also known as Oma) came from country … Continue reading

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Summertime Fun

Yesterday, O announced to her school that she was going to England.  And not just as an FYI. More of a bragging type thing. All the teachers were amazed how lucky she is to go traveling so much…. yeah, she’s … Continue reading

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Anxiety, Anxiety and MORE Anxiety

I was going to write a nice, easy going post about it being Tuesday, and then segway  into our weekend adventures in DC. But then I started reading about the kindergarden waiting lists for NYC public school, and I just … Continue reading

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Date Night Out

On Tuesday, DH and I had our first night out in… my God, I can’t remember how long.  We went together with Tarte Titou and her hubby. We went out to dinner in the Chelsea Market at Friedman’s Lunch, which … Continue reading

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