I Am A Robot

James has been all about robots lately. He especially likes to pretend he’s one. He’ll make me pretend to change his batteries, and he’ll walk around our house with straight arms and legs while saying, “Robot James, Robot James, bee boo beep!” Annie reminded me that she used to love pretending to be a robot,…

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Life With James

James is such a character. He constantly says the most hilarious things. We often joke, “James, where did you come from?” and he replies, “From Earth!” I’ve been writing down all the funny things he’s said lately, and I thought I’d share them so you can get a tiny window into this weirdly awesome little boy’s mind. — About his imaginary adversary (yes,…

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How About Them Apples

The kids saw some TV show where the characters went apple picking, and ever since they’ve been begging us to take them. “We can pick apples and eat them and make pie let’s goooooo!” Our schedules have been so nuts this fall that we didn’t think it would happen. Buuuuut then we remembered that there…

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The Emerald City With My Munchkins

Last year, I took Annie along with me on a work trip to Nintendo Headquarters in Seattle (I’m a member of their parents panel). For this year’s trip to headquarters, I was able to bring both Annie AND James. Based on his obsession with Mario, I knew he would have a blast. Our flight up…

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What’s So Happy About It?

We survived Halloween! I have so much sympathy for teachers on October 31st. I volunteered in Annie’s class on Halloween morning and holy moly, the kids were nutso. I don’t know how her teacher managed it! This was the first year Annie and James didn’t have matching costumes, but what they picked was so perfectly…

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