Category Archives: Daryoosh

Snacks, Grandma-style

Growing up, my mom never let us have anything that contained artificial color in it.  (Not on purpose, anyway). Fast-forward several years and take a look at the Valentine’s Day treat she had ready for the boys: Once she saw their lips and realized these were BLUE raspberry (and not just raspberry-flavored ring pops), she…

My Little Valentines

I would love to know…

Who do you see when you look at your reflection? What are you thinking about? I would love to know.


How was your snow day??

Stopping the clock

Things about the boys today that I’d like to remember forever: –The silly little high-pitched inflection Daryoosh uses when he asks a question or requests confirmation.  I MUST capture this on video before it goes away. –The cooperation that currently takes place between Yago and Daryoosh because I know that there will soon be more…

2010 Year in Review

Yago wants me to make sure that you all know that he chose the song for the slideshow below.  Honestly, I have no idea how or where we came up with it.  I don’t -didn’t have a copy of it at home.  We listened to a few versions on iTunes to make sure it’s the version…

We’re both the same!

This is what Daryoosh has exclaimed every time we have been inside the car since yesterday. Yes, I finally gave in and Santi turned his car seat around for us.  I thought I’d leave him there a few more months, but figured that this was as good a time as any since he hit the…


Daryoosh finally got to blow out his 2 candles.  Almost a month late, but better late than never! Happy belated birthday to my  no-longer-a-baby.

How to eat a cupcake, by Daryoosh

Latest development

How do you avoid an outburst of laughter when your 2 year old stomps one foot down with his cute little shoe while shouting “No!”? I know, I know. Check back with me in a few days and it won’t be cute at all.