Archive for November, 2008

More Thanksgiving weekend fun

Sunday, November 30th, 2008

Annemarie loves visitors (she is always on her best behavior when guests are around - which is why noone believes us when we say what a little monster she can be!).  Claudio, Ale and Massimo came to visit the day after Thanksgiving, and Aunt May the day after. "I love to ...

Thanksgiving

Friday, November 28th, 2008

Annemarie helped to host her first Thanksgiving dinner (she was the chief entertainer). "Wow, Opa - your comb is so fascinating!" "Here Oma - why don't you eat it?" Head Carver Karl hard at work!

Mid-November Progress

Saturday, November 22nd, 2008

"I love hanging out with Oma and Opa...  Opa always has lots of cool shiny objects for me to play with!" "Why YES Opa, I'd LOVE to take your keys!" "I wonder if I can reach the gas pedal..." Annemarie has also started to take one or two baby steps unsupported (before falling), ...

Giddy-up!

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

"My new pony toy is GREAT - it always goes EXACTLY where I want it to go!  (Some people say that daddy is spoiling me!)"

It’s tough being a Techno-Princess….

Sunday, November 2nd, 2008

"Ah, such weighty decisions...  The universal remote, or the cell phone?  Which tastes better?" "What do you think, daddy?  Which is more important to YOU?" "They both look so juicy..." "OK, the remote it is!" "Wait, there is another offer?" "Hmm, this other remote looks yummy too!" "No, I'll stick with my original choice - it ...