Tag Archives: Bubble Guppies

And Now for the Guest of the Story

We’ve been watching quite a bit of Yo Gabba Gabba lately when the TV is on.  Felix totally digs it, and Stella has been requesting it a lot.  Nick Jr. doesn’t often put out new episodes but when they do, … Continue reading

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Leggo My Echo Echo Echo Echo

I feel as if I’m slowly being driven mad.  I knew maternity leave this time would be a different experience.  Last time it was mainly my mom and I for about 10 days, taking turns with Stella, and watching whatever … Continue reading

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A Letter to St. Nick Jr.

Dear Sir/Madam, I’ve written before about your choices in programming and the endless reruns of my kid’s favorite cartoons.  I was really depressed that your animators and writers couldn’t manage to come up with another Halloween or Xmas Bubble Guppies.  I’m even … Continue reading

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Taint Nick

Another open letter to the suits at Nickelodeon: Dear Sirs/Mesdames: It’s me again.  You know, the mom of a young toddler whose day often begins and ends with some of your programming.  Or at least it used to.  Our butts … Continue reading

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Coca Hola

We were lucky with Isaac.  The worst for my household was the crushing boredom enhanced by lots of “togetherness” and pregnancy-fueled hormonal angst.  Lots of folks weren’t so lucky.  It’s times like this, as you sit in the sun and … Continue reading

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You Wind Some, You Lose Some

Manufacturers of baby books are missing an important demographic.  For us southern/coastal moms, there really ought to be a page added which indicates “baby’s first hurricane.”  In all honesty, this is an important rite of passage, although the tots involved … Continue reading

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To Bean or Not to Bean

I had one of those “what do you do now” moments last night.  To set the stage: I had made some slow-cooker concoction which morphed from a rather poor excuse for a black bean stew into a delicious bean dip … Continue reading

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Pandora’s Lunchbox

As Stella’s vocab and general interests evolve, so is our TV viewing.  This week (thankfully), Yo Gabba Gabba reigns supreme.  I can handle that.  I recently saw the for the first time the episode where Anthony Bourdain guest-starred.  I was … Continue reading

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Bot-ulism

I must admit that we don’t watch nearly the amount of Bubble Guppies or Team Umizoomi that we used to.  We’re really trying to listen to more music, as Stella seems interested in her toy instruments that she has.  When … Continue reading

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Safety Dance

The taste in television continues to change around our house.  The Bubble Guppies are still loved, but not with as much zeal.  Instead, Team Umizoomi is reigning supreme.  This is all a bit frustrating, as after the huge dry spell … Continue reading

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