Little mini $%%$#@ pancakes!!!

So, my parents sent me my first poffertjes pan.  Having grown up eating them every weekend and watching my father tirelessly cook them as well as being a father myself and making my own pancakes, my thought was, “how hard can this be?” Turns out, pretty hard. The first step when making poffertjes is to learn how […]

Singapore Airlines – How I love you

I cannot say enough good things about Singapore Airlines (SA). As someone who travels internationally and domestically every month of the year and who owns a passport that looks like a well-loved teddy bear headed off to college, I have seen my fair share of airlines. My recent meetings in Sydney with major retailers and […]

Only one carry-on

Got off the plane, breezed through G.O.E.S., and waited for the rest of the family. That’s when I saw this guy. Now here is a guy who either: a) could benefit from no luggage fees b) just came back from Colorado with “brownies” c) lets his wife’s shopping trips get out of hand And to […]

How do you transport a family of four?

Hand me down pink helmets and bicycles (tri-cycles?) built for two. This is how we rode to the Lincoln Park Fest this past weekend. G and B ride the tandem while the boys are on the mountain bike and baby seat. All in all not too shabby. I am convinced that G and B on […]

Happy Valentines Day

Our weekend project was to make matching family shirts. Here are some of the models. Happy valentines day.

R.I.P. Lil Blue

1 MONTH, 4 DAYS, 17 HOURS – Is how long Little Blue made it with us.  We are sad to see you go and sorry for letting your water temperature plummet to 68 degrees.  We are also sorry that the average Betta fish lifespan of 6 years is now brought down a peg by your […]