Category Archives: Super-Heros


This was not our best Halloween.  I mean – OK.  We did have fun.  On Halloween night a few of our friends stopped by, we had some wine and pizza, and the kids went trick or treating.  I am enough … Continue reading

Posted in Pax - 2 Years, Raines - 5 Years Old, School, Super-Heros | 2 Comments

Sophia The Brave

We just had a heart-breakingly fantastic time with Jayme and little Sophia in NY.  They were home, visiting J’s parents.  (Who are awesome, btw.)  OMG we have MISSED them! Raines and Soph are crazy-cute together.  Such buddies still, after all … Continue reading

Posted in Raines - 4 Years Old, Super-Heros | 5 Comments

Jesus is Magic

We went out in Chestnut Hill last night.  They were having a Christmas shopping event, where all of the stores stayed open late, carolers roamed and you could even get roasted chestnuts.  Which were surprisingly good. Anyway, we met our … Continue reading

Posted in Raines - 3 Years, Super-Heros | 3 Comments

From the mouth of Raines….

Before I forget, here are a few of my favorite Raines phrases from the last several months.  Sadly, he’s already grown out of some of them (like “slowy motion“).  Sob. On his older Hot Wheels cars….. [disgustedly]  “They go slowy … Continue reading

Posted in Raines - 3 Years, Super-Heros, Talking | 2 Comments

My Hero….

Mike has been gone for two of the last three weeks.  Thankfully, his trips haven’t been consecutive.  It was all fairly intimidating:  new town, new apartment, two kids, no friends, all alone.  Scary.  But….we’re working things out.  Raines has been … Continue reading

Posted in Raines - 3 Years, Super-Heros, Talking | 1 Comment