Tuesday, September 29, 2009


Sunday afternoon we went to the (relatively) new Alexander Park in Lawrenceville. Jessica had a great time playing on the playground and climbing on the rocks:

Friday, September 18, 2009

Jessica Sings

Here's a 35-second clip of Jessica singing to Little Pink Bug:

Note how brilliantly Jessica distills all lullabies down to their basic essence: "Please go to sleep..." (And no, it's not because she hears that from her parents a lot. Occasionally, maybe, but not a lot. At least not as a song.)

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

It's a...!

We went in for the Littlest Burdett's twenty-week ultrasound this afternoon; that's the one where, among other things, they might be able to tell the sex of the squirming little baby. And boy, did she squirm! She wriggled around and flailed her arms and kicked her legs, and oh does she have a heartbeat! A hundred beats a minute at least.

Can you guess what they think she will be?

Friday, September 4, 2009

Prob'ly Monster Food

A few days ago Jessica and Daddy were playing with the video mode of our compact digital camera, and we shot this little interview about mosters:

"What do you think that monster likes to eat?"

"Prob'ly monster food."

"What do you think that monster likes to play with?"


Sometimes life is pretty simple and straightforward.