Category Archives: Milestones & Events

New Addition

I’m already finding second child syndrome to be a real and inevitable phenomenon.  Witness: it has taken me just shy of a month to blog about the birth of my second child, Cecelia Rae.  When Thing 1 was born, the … Continue reading

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Some thoughts on milestones

This week marks two milestones in my family.  I turn thirty, and the muncher turns two.  I seem to recall wanting to capture more of the time between these sorts of occasions when I first set out to blog about … Continue reading

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It’s official…

We have a real, bona-fide toddling toddler on our hands! Finally! Just in time for father’s day, too. A perfect gift, I’d say. Although something tells me I’ll be eating those words in just a few short days. Now we … Continue reading

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A runner and a father…

Yesterday marks a milestone of a different kind.  A PR milestone.  11.2 miles, averaging 9 minutes per mile.  If you remember the glory days in PE, a 9 minute mile gets you a big fat “C-” if you’re a boy, … Continue reading

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Baby’s First Chanukah

Tonight, December 1, 2010 (or, on the Jewish calendar – 24th of Kislev, 5771) marks the first night of Chanukah. The rabbinic (aka non-biblical) holiday celebrating the re-dedication of the Temple after reclaiming it from Antiochus and the Syrian Empire, … Continue reading

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