Tag: star wars

We Took Our 18-Month-Old to the Movies!

We Took Our 18-Month-Old to the Movies!
People love giving warnings. We have been warned, since becoming parents, that almost everything we think might be fun is a bad idea with a baby or toddler. We were warned not to take him to a convention in Atlanta. We were warned against flying with him at three months. We were warned against taking... Read more »

Star Wars: A Geek Parenting Win (Spoiler-Free)

Star Wars: A Geek Parenting Win (Spoiler-Free)
In the heyday of our geeky coupledom, Ryan and I would go and see a movie we had been excitedly anticipating several times in the theaters. This was actually something we had done separately and then enjoyed together, which is great. We discovered we’d both seen Moulin Rouge in the theater five times well before... Read more »

Our Lightsaber Gender Reveal

Our Lightsaber Gender Reveal
This is where our geekiness and becoming parents really collided in the best way.   Ryan and I come up with good ideas all the time, if you ask us. One of the few things we argue about, and have for the past 11 years, is who came up with a certain idea. Sometimes we... Read more »
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Bonus Post: "I Left the House!" The Cat's Meow

Bonus Post: "I Left the House!" The Cat's Meow
It’s Mother’s Day weekend! Woohoo! To kick off the festivities, I scheduled myself the first manicure-pedicure I’ve had since last May before the baby was born! I had a gift card from my sweet friend, Melanie, that I’ve been aching to use, so here was a great opportunity! My friend, Lisa, agreed to come along... Read more »

Hello, What Have We Here?

Hello, What Have We Here?
Nine months ago, in a hospital not far away, boldly going where many have gone before, I had a baby boy. Welcome to my geeky artsy mommy blog. Now, if you’ve stumbled upon this blog, or you’re a friend or family member of mine, I’m sure you’re wondering one thing: Why should I read this... Read more »