new toy

The Markins bought Alden this ball pop-up toy.  This was the first time I played it for him.  He seemed to enjoy it the first time…but the second time he got a little scared.  He is still a little frightened by the pop-up…I think it will take a couple more tries before this toy becomes […]

cute oxford

I think Alden earned his namesake with this little Polo button-up.  Van Alden loves a good ralph lauren shirt! I think he looks cuter than cute.  However, with the khakis, I can’t help but think that he is getting ready to attend Vandy… Check out his new high chair!  He’s moving up in the world. […]

red cheeks

this is kind of a funny picture of alden.  his cheeks are sensitive to the cold wind and get really red.  i did put some vaseline on his cheeks and that seemed to help before he went to bed.  And for the last two nights I have cut up some green beans for him to […]

all about sleep

Today has been all about getting alden to sleep!  He has taken two really good naps today but he didn’t sleep much last night – so I think he is still catching up.  Fingers crossed that he sleeps okay tonight.  His play has been a little slower today because I think he is still somewhat […]