Category Archives: The Waxs

Happy Birthday, Poppy!

Poppy threw himself a birthday party this year at Morton’s (his favorite restaurant).  We were so happy to celebrate all together, as we would end up being sick on Thanksgiving!                     Gary, … Continue reading

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Nanny & Poppy as Mystery Reader

Joey was pleasantly surprised when Nanny and Poppy showed up to be the mystery readers!  They brought in one of his favorite books, “Digger, Dozer, Dumper.”                             … Continue reading

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Labor Day Weekend

We had one last fantastic weekend at the lake before the school year begins.             Golf cart rides!             Having fun with the squirter!             … Continue reading

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Work travel

Over the past month, I’ve been to Oregon, Idaho and Montana for work.  I had the opportunity to see dozens of one-of-a-kind schools and programs that I never would have known existed had I not seen them first-hand! Landing on Oregon…. … Continue reading

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Group Birthday Celebration

We celebrated Joey, Greg, Lisa, Nanny and Naiya’s birthday this weekend! Before heading to Nanny and Poppy’s, we checked out the neighborhood Jewish fest…Joey and Benji loved the bouncy houses and petting zoo.  Benji was by far the youngest “kid” … 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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Vegas 2014

Greg and I were able to skip town for a few days to enjoy some alone time!  Greg was headed to Vegas for work the following week AND it was his birthday weekend so we made a vacation out of … Continue reading

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Trip to the Zoo!

Nanny and Poppy came to see the kids this past weekend.  First on the list was a visit to the park!                             Benji was returned home and … Continue reading

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Business trip to Asheville

I was out of town for the majority of the week on business.  Nanny and Poppy had the kids for a few nights, as did Bubbie and Zeyde.  Although Greg and I missed the kids, we each enjoyed some quiet … Continue reading

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Holding Down the Fort

I was in Salt Lake City for business this week, visiting programs and schools.  Greg did a great job holding down the fort (with the help of Nanny/Poppy, Aunt Michy and Breanna).                 … Continue reading

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Exploring the Shedd with Nanny

        Joey has been asking to go to the “museum with the submarine” since Bubbie and Zeyde took him to the Children’s Museum a few weeks back.  Nanny braved the cold and off the the Shedd they … Continue reading

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Hanukah & Poppy’s Birthday!

Aunt Lisa and Uncle Bill had us over for brunch on Sunday to celebrate Poppy’s birthday and Hanukah.  They, as always, put together quite the spread.  Despite Joey having a cold, we ventured out!   Trying out the massage chair! … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Day/ Hanukah Day 2

We had a great Thanksgiving/Hanukah celebration this year up north with the Waxes and Goodmans…way better than last year’s carry out Whole Foods!! Thanksgiving Breakfast!           Puzzle time! The boys are so helpful! Joey and Benji … Continue reading

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Vacation with Nanny and Poppy

While we were in Vegas, Joey and Benji stayed with Nanny and Poppy.  They had an awesome time! Exercising with Nanny                   Chef Poppy serving breakfast Poppy was really proud to share … Continue reading

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Rosh

We celebrated the New Year at Nanny and Poppy’s on Wednesday night.  Joey had SO much fun with his older cousins, even sitting with them at dinner! Bubbie joined us, as vocal and vibrant as ever!         … Continue reading

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