Rooster Comb

May 14, 2011 By: erik Category: Funny, Offspring, Photos

Rooster CombRecently during Nora’s bath, I was washing her hair, and had the idea – that most parents have, I assume – to shape her soapy hair into a spike. It quickly fell over, but I was able to get the camera and capture her spiky hairdo for posterity.

Of course it will only be a matter of years before she starts doing crazy hair stuff on her own. At the age of two, however, she had a grand old time looking at herself in the mirror with her rooster comb.

Bathtime Fun

July 21, 2010 By: erik Category: News, Offspring, Parenting, Videos

Bathtime Fun (frame cap)Well, Nora, you keep getting more and more interesting to be around. You have no trouble whatsoever pulling yourself up to standing on almost anything, but you still lack the ability to stand up from a sitting position pushing off only the floor.

Sometimes you surprise me, like when your grocery store friend, Tona, recently asked you, “¿Dónde está la nariz?” and you pointed to your nose. I immediately asked you, “Where is your nose?” and you gestured correctly again. But you either forget things or choose not to do them. You’ve completely stopped saying your first word, Up. And your rhinolocation trick happens so rarely that seems an awful lot like chance.