Category Archives: Video

Video Vault: Shedd Aquarium, part two.

Picking up from last time, Jack and Emme do their best Captain Nemo impressions with 20,000 buttons under the sea.

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Video Vault: Shedd Aquarium, part one.

Here’s a brief montage of our inaugural trip to the Shedd, in which Jack and Emme are so impressed by the different wildlife that they want to join their ranks.

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Video Vault: Tunnel vision.

When we got the ball pit back in December, we also got a tunnel that connected to it for extra toddler fun. However, we could never quite figure out how it was supposed to attach to the pit, so we just left it off. This video is from when we introduced to Emme and Jack […]

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Video Vault: The lost art of conversation.

For most meals, we either have the twins facing us as we feed them or we let them watch a little of the Curious George series on TV. But one day it occurred to me that we weren’t properly preparing them for the art of dinner conversation. So, for what I think was the first […]

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Video Vault: Housework.

Here in the Fletchtower household, we think it’s never too early to have everyone do their share of the chores. But we make sure that we play to everyone’s strengths. For example, we’ve made a game of putting the balls back in the ball pit at the end of the day. Not the most efficient […]

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