Some kids carry around stuffed animals. Giovanna, who is now 3 months from her second birthday, carries around…articles of clothing. They turn up all over the house. My sparkly shirts. Daddy’s striped socks. Gigi’s pants and tutus. To get dressed, she carefully grabs her right foot with her left arm and proceeds to step into [...]
We visited my family in California this past week. Here’s a picture of Giovanna with her second cousin, Haven. Haven’s mother, Faren, and I are sister-cousins. In form, we’re cousins. In substance, we’re sisters.
We’re like those half-sisters who saw one another only intermittently through out our childhoods, but became inexplicably [...]
We were on the way to the Eiffel Tower when we found ourselves on an RER train that continued to Versailles, the palace of the fallen French monarchy.
In the name of spontaneity, I suggested we stay on the train and see Versailles.
Little did I know that several hours of lines [...]
The fluffy diaper butt is courtesy of cloth diapers (not pictured, sorry), the shirt is courtesy of my mom (aka Grammy). The photo is courtesy of my camera and I, the baby model is courtesy of my husband and I
Watch this video to see Giovanna quite literally stick her head in a melon: