Another Look back: Jacob’s first Hockey Video

I had hoped to have a new hockey  video to share with you but it’s not ready. So let’s look back at Jacob’s first Hockey video in anticipation of the new one I’m hoping to share soon. <object width=”400″ height=”300″><param name=”allowfullscreen” value=”true” /><param name=”allowscriptaccess” value=”always” /><param name=”movie” value=”;;show_title=1&amp;show_byline=1&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=&amp;fullscreen=1″ /><embed src=”;;show_title=1&amp;show_byline=1&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=&amp;fullscreen=1″ type=”application/x-shockwave-flash” allowfullscreen=”true” allowscriptaccess=”always” width=”400″ height=”300″></embed></object><p><a… Continue reading Another Look back: Jacob’s first Hockey Video

The Santa Experience

On Saturday we dressed the kids up and headed to the local mall for half hour with Santa. He sings songs, reads stories and does magic tricks. It seems like a much better way for the kids to see Santa then waiting in line and getting 2 minutes posing for a picture. Jacob had a… Continue reading The Santa Experience

To Nap or not to Nap

Over the last little while we’ve been having some bedtime issues with Jacob. When he has his afternoon nap he doesn’t want to go to bed, sometimes it’s 10 or 11 before he finally goes down for the night. So you think get rid of his nap, but that’s easier said then done. Right now… Continue reading To Nap or not to Nap

The Santa Train

Today our little family headed out with extended family and friend to go for a ride on the Santa train. It was our first time and it was an enjoyable experience. We arrived early and the kids waited patiently for the train to arrive: At last the Train arrive:

Unboxing my Christmas Tree

Last night I pulled out the box of with our Christmas tree and put it up. I thought I’d share some photos from the event. I wanted to just use the box as our tree this year, but Melissa thought Jacob would prefer the real tree… Chloe was very interested in the process.


Today we met with the teachers at Jacob’s new preschool. He starts in January, with classes twice a week. There will be 11 students in the class. He really likes the school, while Melissa and I were talking with the teachers he came over to ask if after we could come back another time.  Of… Continue reading Pre-School

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Here comes Santa

Today was the Santa Clause parade and our family decided to take it in. Jacob wore his Santa hat for the subway ride He was quite excited to see the Floats: