Monthly Archives: February 2014

Life lately- 9 months!

We are slowly getting into rhythms of a work/childcare life. Leon’s separation anxiety seems to be easing gradually. He and his dad are great friends: We have been visiting friends, going to brunch, baking, battling kitties (there was an unwarranted … Continue reading

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Fika

A long time reader of this blog might remember the trip S and I took to Gothenburg last year, where I became enamored with Swedish cardamom-y pastries. So good. A Facebook exchange and happenstance brought to Fika (Swedish for Kaffepause) … Continue reading

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Bumps in the road

Leon is crawling so much and so well lately, that he’s always a blur. Wooden floors fit our preferred pre-war urban aesthetic, but they’re not ideal for a baby who’s moving about.  Even with grippy socks, Leon often falls and … Continue reading

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My new carrier review- the Boba 4G

As a dedicated baby-wearer, I love my Ergo. No, I loved my Ergo. I purchased it last April or so off the Ft. Greene Kids Yahoo listserve for $50. I was perfect for my newbie mom self. But it was … Continue reading

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Weekend in the country

This weekend, Leon and I took the Metro North commuter rail up to Beacon, NY to visit my recently moved from Brooklyn colleague who wanted more country living. She and her wife are super happy up there and we are … Continue reading

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Eruptions

Someone’s top two front teeth are coming in! (or out?) I only noticed because I was swinging him (gently) upside down and saw them. Someone is growing so fast! Yesterday, I couldn’t tell if I was sleep deprived or starving … Continue reading

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Hours of supervised fun

Who knew kale stalks were so appealing?

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