Category Archives: Firsts

Go Hawks!

Zeyde gave us his Hawks tickets last week and we all had a blast!  The kids, once again, ate their way through the United Center.  Goldie was a rockstar…we were concerned she wouldn’t like how loud it was but she … Continue reading

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Modeling Debut

Look who was spotted in the Holiday catalog for Radio Flyer!            

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Big Boy Bed

We finally switched Joey from his crib to a toddler bed.  After falling out of his crib a few too many times, we were left with no choice.  I’m so glad we waited this long and hopefully we can wait … Continue reading

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Joey’s 3rd Birthday

We spent the morning celebrating with his classmates at school…           But all Joey really wanted for his birthday was to race in the “Piston Cup”.  We were able to recreate it for him in our … Continue reading

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Last Day of Sinai

We can’t believe Joey completed his first year of pre school.  He did great!  I can’t believe he’ll be going 5 days week next year!

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Disney Day

Michele picked Joey up from school today because I was at a work meeting.  Little did we know, she had planned a special afternoon for Joey and Noah.  They first stopped for lunch… …and off to the Disney store they … Continue reading

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Making the most of this never-ending winter!

We took the kids up north early on Sunday to take the sledding at my old stomping grounds.  Zeyde joined us!  Our first stop was OUAB for breakfast, of course!   We spent just as much time getting them geared … Continue reading

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Joey’s 1st Haircut

Although I wasn’t ready, it was (past) time for Joey’s 1st haircut.  Two people told Joey how cute “she” was on Halloween… Bubbie joined us for the big event while Greg stayed home with Benji…           … Continue reading

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Play Date at the Park

We met Joey’s old play date group for a park date last week.  It was a full time job keeping up with both boys at the park! Joey had his first “real” injury, even requiring a steri strip.  The Cars … Continue reading

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Double Bath Fun!

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Pre School Dress Rehearsal

Joey and I went to his preschool for the first time today.  We were only there for 45 minutes but were able to check out the new surroundings and meet some of his classmates/teachers. His locker Fishing!       … Continue reading

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Finally some snow!

Nanny and Poppy came over this morning and cooked us breakfast!  Mmm, mmm good!  After breakfast, it was time to check out the snow! Benji was happy to suit up,               but not so … Continue reading

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Greg’s been waiting 18 months for this….

Your browser does not support the video tag …and I’ve been waiting 18 months for this! Your browser does not support the video tag

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First Cubs Game

We arrived and met Abby just in time for the 6th inning, which was perfect!  Joey was content watching the game for about 10 minutes before it was time to change it up.  He got to eat pizza, a pretzel … Continue reading

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Giving up the Bottle- Day 1

We woke up this morning and decided to pull the plug on the bottle.  We knew he liked milk (we gave it to him in his bottle for a few days) so we just had to break the bottle habit. … Continue reading

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