Category Archives: Firsts

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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Joey’s 1st Passover

We celebrated the first night of Passover at the Silverman’s.  Joey’s aunts and uncles got to spend some quality time with him one-on-one.               Riding with Cari               … Continue reading

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MIA for a week

Not only was I on spring break this past week, but I also dumped an entire cup of water on my new laptop. Future Genius                             Fortunately, … Continue reading

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Joey visits Kipling (and had a great weekend, too)

Aunt Lori brought Joey to Kipling on Friday.  He spent the majority of time with his eyes wide open- he’s never seen so many kids all at once! Answering the phones at my desk           Spending … Continue reading

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Joey’s First Steps

I received an email from Alyssa today telling me about Joey’s first steps.  This made me so happy and so sad all at once- I can’t believe I missed it and I can’t believe my kid is walking! Alyssa took … Continue reading

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First Blackhawks Game

Joey had a sleepover Friday night at Bubbie and Zeyde’s.  I think he’s finally getting used to their crib, only waking up once in the middle of the night!  On Saturday morning, after a walk on Michigan Avenue, Zeyde took … Continue reading

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Joey needs to learn some Marimeta Manners

We went to dinner with Stevie tonight.  Stevie even got to see a “first” with his own eyes! Joey learned not only to spit food out of his mouth, but to shoot it across the table in the direction of … Continue reading

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Joey’s First Meaningful Word

Despite the fact that Joey has been putting the correct syllables in the correct order to produce words for months, we were not expecting any “meaningful” words for a few more months.  When Jill was over last Saturday, she tried … Continue reading

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9 Month Appointment

It’s crazy how quickly time is flying!  We had Joey’s 9 month appointment yesterday.  Bubbie brought Joey to the doctor so I didn’t have to leave work too early.  Although Joey still has a cold, he checked out great! 9 … Continue reading

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Adventures in AZ

Aunt Abby discovered the “Top Ten Things to do in Scottsdale for Kids” list.  We hit 3 of the 10 yesterday.  We started at the Railroad Park.  Joey got to ride a carousel, swing in a bucket swing and ride … Continue reading

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Mmmm, mmmm, good….

Joey had his FIRST sushi dinner tonight!  Don’t worry, people, Joey and I only had tamago (egg)… First Bite

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