Tag Archives: Team Umizoomi

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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Sweet Child ‘o Sign

Today is Sunday – the day of rest, or so they tell me.  Stella opted for the 4:30 AM wakeup call.  I disputed that.  I think 5:30 or, better yet, 6:00 is reasonable.  She usually wins these arguments.    We went … 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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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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Trivia Pursuit

I’ve become the world’s biggest nerd. I could win Jeopardy! if there was a category for Bubble Guppies or Team Umizoomi. I’ve been immersed in these shows. Let’s make it a true daily double, Alex. Part of it is the … Continue reading

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Here’s booking at you, kid

For about a year, I ran a kid’s department at a Barnes and Noble store.  While that idea may make some folks break out in a cold sweat, I have to say I really loved that job.  What I do … Continue reading

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Full Team Ahead

The newest favorite (although still second fiddle to the Guppies) is Team Umizoomi.  For those of you non-parental sorts, let me try to capture the essence of TU:  It is a “tiny team” of a girl, boy, and their robot … Continue reading

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