Category Archives: Lara Jo

There’s a blog party up in here.

I’m linking up to the Ultimate Blog Party at 5 Minutes for Mom because, judging from posts at all of my favorite mom blogs, all the cool kids are doing it. I’ve always been a sucker for peer pressure. So if you’re at Zero to Twins because you followed our link, first of all, THANK YOU! […]

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Our first photobooth picture as a family.

Justin and I are huge fans of photobooths. That’s why we rented one for our wedding reception — really, probably my most favorite part of the entire shebang and worth every penny. Ah, good times. You can justify the cost of a photobooth by rationalizing that it serves as both entertainment and your guests’ favors, […]

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C.D.T.

I hate it. I don’t like it because it steals the sun when I want it. My life has changed so that I’m routinely getting up before 6 a.m. The dawn is the gentle nudge that makes that more bearable, the time when I don’t have to switch on the unforgiving incandescents. I’ll sometimes take […]

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Shedd Aquarium outing!

Our babysitter had to take the day off last Monday so Justin and I took advantage of the opportunity to take the babies to the aquarium — one of our favorite places in Chicago. Our thought process went like this: It’s a Monday. Not a holiday. Not Spring Break. The place will be deserted! We […]

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What I learned in a year.

Justin and I have been doing this thing lately where we say, “Remember this time last year? The blizzard had just hit and I got to stay home two days,” (from Justin) or “Remember this time last year? I was miserable and had lost my mind,” (from me).  It’s so hard to believe that just […]

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