Monthly Archives: November 2007

Happy Thanksgiving!

raking Originally uploaded by pilatfamily We made it to Michigan with no major incidents and even a few compliments from our neighbors on the airplane on how well-behaved he was. Bribes of cocoa, juice and DVDs will do wonders. We … Continue reading

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Lonely

Painting Originally uploaded by leighah1 I’m lonely. No one wanted to read Mike Mulligan with me after work today. No one wanted me to ride an absurd little plastic train. No one insisted that I repeat the word “Phooey” ad … Continue reading

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Night #2

Charmer Originally uploaded by leighah1 The final score: Auntie Leigh – 2Residual fears that I might not be able to take care of Nathan on my own – 0 Nathan and I did fine by ourselves again tonight. I learned … Continue reading

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Auntie time

Auntie time Originally uploaded by leighah1 Nathan and I are home alone tonight, since Ryan and Jon are at a wedding. I think I did pretty well. No major metldowns, even when we went to the park and I had … Continue reading

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nonononono

Nathan has something he’d like to tell everyone: nononononononononononononononononononononono He seems to have turned into a two-year-old in the past four days. I’m sure anyone with experience with two-year-olds will not be surprised to hear that he greeted the newly … Continue reading

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big! truck!

big! truck! Originally uploaded by pilatfamily Yesterday was baby heaven. We even had fun on the long ride up to San Francisco; Nathan happily pointed out every cement mixer we passed on the way, and and some point on the … Continue reading

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anyone want an annoying walker toy?

run run run Originally uploaded by pilatfamily Here’s Nathan absconding with his walker toy at our garage sale this Saturday. Or rather, you can just see the garage sale receding in the distance as he runs down the sidewalk. He … Continue reading

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By-eeeee!

paint Originally uploaded by pilatfamily I think that’s my favorite word so far. The inflection is just so enthusiastic. By-eeeee! Jon thinks he’s imitating how I say it, but I don’t sound nearly so adorable. Actually, maybe it’s my second … Continue reading

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Hiss!

Hiss! Originally uploaded by leighah1 Ryan, Nathan, and I went to the San Jose Reptile Show this morning! I have never been in a room with so many snakes in my life! Most of them were very small and contained … Continue reading

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candy! cookies!

boys Originally uploaded by pilatfamily I think Nathan now has words for both candy (dee!) and cookie (kee!). All thanks to Halloween. We had so much socializing this weekend, starting with a Halloween party at Mauria’s house, at which he … Continue reading

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