Tag Archives: Christmas

Joy to the Girl

This whole Xmas season so far has been simply magnificent.  All of the stress, the lack of sleep, the poop in the tub, the tantrums – all worth it after experiencing the past couple of weeks.  In all honesty, Stella’s … Continue reading

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We Wish You a Scary Christmas

I took a break from obsessing over my gestational diabetes test and we decided, ironically, to bake cookies.  I really want a good set of family tradition as Stella grows up.  I don’t think I ended up with any and … Continue reading

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Fa la ga ga ga

As an adult, I’m sadly into Christmas.  I decorate.  I’ve always been the (freak) one with cards addressed and in the mail the day after Thanksgiving, sending out piles and piles of them.  I’ve always loved “playing Santa,” whether it … Continue reading

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Keeping “up” appearances

It seems like we just woke up one day and had a very mobile baby.  I’m not sure what to call her method of locomotion (it’s a hybrid of crawling, scooting, commando-style belly crawling, and just basic lunging), but it’s … Continue reading

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I’ll take Seasonal Characters for $300, Alex

Recession hits the Easter Bunny (sorry for the profanity) I’ve always enjoyed holidays.  Will and I are not religious at all, but I fully embrace the secular jocularity of certain events (Christmas, Thanksgiving, Easter, Halloween).  For years, the Easter Bunny … Continue reading

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The first noel

I knew going in that Stella would be completely nonplussed about Christmas this year.  Shit, she can’t even hold her head up by herself all the time yet (we’re nearly there, but sometimes it gets hard to hold up such … Continue reading

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