Now that Christmas is approaching, Advent Calendars are popping up all over Vienna. In the US, we rarely saw Advent Calendars. I think I saw one at Trader Joe’s once. And of course you see Clark Griswold
It is so rare for the three of us to all be in one photo together! I forgot that I had my friend Jen take this photo for us on the 4th of July here in Washington, DC.
Duke and Goblin would have been 16 years old on Saturday. Here they are in Orlando on their 8th birthday:
We honored Duke and Goblin on Saturday by taking James down to Sprinkles. Sprinkles has dog
I was looking at wreaths for our front door and I found this silver bell wreath from Williams Sonoma. I would love to put it on our front door here in DC but the front door isn\’t fully covered like our
This was from last year, but the whole surprise, kiosk and production of this video is still very cute and creative. Way to go WestJet Marketing Team!
Our neighbor has a Mastiff named Buffy and James LOVES Buffy. Buffy got a great pumpkin costume for Halloween but it was just a little too snug on her. So she offered the costume to James!
I forgot to post a photo of James on his birthday last weekend. James turned 4 on April 13th.
Here he is with his birthday hat:
When I was little I always wanted a June birthday. All those kids had pool parties or swimming in the lake parties. But I usually had cooler Florida January overcast 50 degree weather.
This year I lucked
Right by our house is the narrowest house in Georgetown, Washington, DC. It is fun to walk past it and point it out to our friends. Now that the holidays are in full swing they have a Christmas wreath
I was looking at Crate and Barrel when I spotted this ornament that looks a lot like Goblin! I know it is supposed to be a fox, but part of Goblin\’s story is that they thought the puppies were fox pups
I enjoy everything “Poodle” and when I was looking through the recent Pier1 Imports mailer I was excited when I saw this nutcracker featuring a white Poodle!
Lady In Blue Nutcracker $40.00
I get excited when I find cute Poodle items! I have an awesome Jonathan Adler Poodle ornament that my in-laws gave me for Christmas a few years ago. It is my favorite ornament of all time and probably
James turned 3 in April and I am finally spending some free time editing the photos we took last month.
He is such a formal Poodle:
I wanted a ball photo since he is obsessed with all round objects!
These are a little late for the holidays now that it is January but check out these awesome snow globe cupcakes by Bakerella!
Have you seen this Let It Dough post in the Abstract City section of the New York Times? It is so awesome! Click on the photo to view it.
You should also check out the Lego post Christoph Niemann
Of course Lady Gaga has a crazy Christmas song! I heard it just now on SomaFM – the best Christmas radio on the internet. It is not for the easily offended but the songs are so much fun when you get
We just wanted to make a quick post to tell everyone Merry Christmas, if you are lucky you got some snow from that big storm that came across the country. We got some rain out of it because it\’s hard
We rang in the new year in style – in our backyard! It was a gorgeous evening. About 60 degrees and few clouds. We popped open a bottle of champagne and sat by the fire pit. At midnight we watched
Eric Cartman from South Park has a version of “Oh Holy Night” that I just heard on Itunes Radio “Xmas in Frisko from SomaFM” and it was so funny! Instead of “A thrill of hope the weary world rejoices”
Our actual discussion –
Sandra: Can we put the lights up on the house today?
Chris: Sure! Where are they?
Sandra: Let me check – I know we bought new ones at the after Christmas sale last year.