All posts tagged: taylor

Oliver Turns Eight Months

Eight months has passed since I gave birth to the most joyful baby ever. He’s also the loudest baby ever. Seriously, this kid can scream. Eight months…I need to let that sink in some more. That’s two thirds of a year, right? I don’t like math. Let’s not talk about math. A few months ago Elli (6) told me that when she grows up she wants to be an explorer and go on an adventure to discover dragons. This was a few months ago, mind you, and I’m pretty sure she has since changed her career choice to ninja artist, but I think if any of her siblings were to join her on her quest it would be Oliver. He is always into something. They all have an adventurous spirit – each to their own degree- but Ollie takes the cake on most adventurous baby. He is a joyful, sweet little thing. He now weighs 17 lbs and he babbles, giggles, and wiggles constantly. He can climb just about anything he can get his chubby …

About Us: Korean Edition

This post is about my family. A way to get to know us a little better, if you will. And I will. If you don’t already know, my husband Zack is half Korean. His mom immigrated to the United States from Korea while pregnant with him. His dad is not Korean. So he’s half Korean. I know, I know, I’m really good at math. Like, really good. Now we need to do math again to figure out how Korean our kids are. Ready? So since Zack’s half Korean and I’m not Korean, that makes our kids one quarter Korean! Confession: I’m not that great at math. It was all an elaborate ruse. But Zack actually is great at math. I won’t say that it’s because he’s part Asian because that would be stereotyping. Anywho, I love this part of our family – I love Korean culture, I love the food…. THE FOOD! The food is amazing. If you haven’t had Korean food, then you are seriously missing out. My kids being a quarter Korean is …