Category Archives: Milestones

Little Dude Knows His Name! And he’s a thief…who can’t keep a secret.

The Little Man picked himself out in a picture tonight and said his name. First time we’ve heard him say his name. Soooo cool. Mrs. Dude was rolling through some pictures on the phone and asking who was in them. … Continue reading

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Verbal Storm

It has been raining words at the Dude casa over the last week. We had the pleasure of enjoying a visit from Grammie and Papa, and Little Dude chose a great time to open the flood gates on his vocab. … Continue reading

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TKD IV: Princess Can Kick

The Princess recently graduated to a yellow-striped belt in Tae Kwan Do. This was her fourth two-month session in the past two years. At the end of each session the kids break a board as part of the test to … Continue reading

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Tooth Fairy

The Princess has finally had a run-in with the Tooth Fairy. I made the bold claim that a tooth was loose two months ago. It has finally wiggled it’s way out. Since this is our first encounter with a Fairy … Continue reading

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Here’s to Our Version of Danny & Annie

June is a busy month around the Dude casa. School’s out, so that’s adds to the crazy. There are also a few special days for us to celebrate. A bunch of family birthdays…Lady in the Shoe has like 25 kids. … Continue reading

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Week 52: Walking, Throwing, Kicking, Oh My!

How many weeks are in a year? Ding, ding, ding…52. Little Dude is officially a one year old. He picked a great day to burst on the scene. Every few years we’ll get to celebrate Father’s Day and his birthday. … Continue reading

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2 Wheelin’!

Last weekend we enjoyed a fab Memorial Day. Some grilling, crabbing, a little poop on the deck, first trip to the pool. The unofficial start to the summer is the bestest! So much to look forward to. But the highlight … Continue reading

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The Mustache Polka

I’m not sure why this post has taken so long. I really should have gotten it out immediately. If for no other reason than Princess’ aunt Shi-Shi is across the country and couldn’t take in the¬†spectacle….did I say spectacle?…I mean … Continue reading

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Happy Easter

Happy Easter from the Dudes. Little Dude makes one heck of an Easter Bunny. We had some gorgeous weather and made our first trip to the beach for the spring season. The good news is Little Dude is not afraid … Continue reading

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Week 37: On the Move

Little Dude is officially on the move. He’s actually been on the move for a little over a week. I’ve been trying to get this post out since last weekend, but life happened. No good excuse, just a series of … Continue reading

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