Tag: toddlers

One thing about fingers

Carter is obsessed with his fingernails. Kid just won’t stop chewing them. But it does mean we don’t have to trim them for him. He’d never would sit still long enough. Join me, as I run through our adventures in trying to curtail this habit.

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Rock-a-bye Baby

Carter in his toddler bed

Carter graduated to a toddler bed on Saturday. Mom and Dad were worried, since he’s quite the escape artist. But he loves it and crawls in on his own to go to sleep. Until tonight, that is.

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I wish I were an Oscar Mayer wiener

Another gourmet evening meal for Carter last night, while Mom and Dad had Olive Garden take out. Think he’s spoiled?

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Mom and Dad got a break this last weekend. Carter went on a mini vacation. It’s the first time in nearly two years that Shannon and I have had a weekend (or any end) to ourselves. Just the two of

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La la la la, la la la la, Elmo’s Song

Carter needs an iPad. Seriously. He’s using mine too much.

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Word Up – Carter’s Vocabulary Lesson, Volume 1

How about one of those detours I promised. Today’s post is brought to you by Carter. He wants to share with you his new vocabulary. “Again” – noun. Any fun activity which must be repeated over and over and over.

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ABC is not so easy as 123

I feel like we’ve been to the eye doctor and repeated first grade all at once. Letters were being tossed all over the oncologists’ offices yesterday. ACT, PET, CT, X-RAY, ER, PR, HER2. Good thing they get paid the big

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Welcome to the Jungle – lawn care and chemo

Mowed the lawn for the first time since before Shannon’s surgery. It feels good to get rid of the jungle. Carter came out to watch, then he and his mommy were making faces at me through the window. Those kinds

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