As improbable as it might seem, Christmas Day actually started at a respectable hour (7 AM) for us, thanks in no small part to Miles not falling asleep until after 1:00 the night before. He was eager to get to the living room and see what Santa had left for him, but he didn't really … Continue reading Year 4, Day 304: Christmas 2021 In Review
Well, Miles is still waking up in the night, but at least 1) he doesn't lead off with the banging and screaming, opting instead to attempt to get our attention in a more controlled voice and 2) "the middle of the night" is now more like "really early in the morning." Four consecutive hours of … Continue reading Year 4, Day 300
In an effort to ensure that Santa remembers precisely what Miles wants, we filled out a wish list chalkboard this evening. NOTE: we may have taken some liberty with the "Nice" rating. Once again, Miles used one of his Christmas wishes in an effort to plague me with Cocomelon merchandise.
Sure, 2020 has been a dumpster fire and the holidays have been thrown into disarray due to the looming risk of COVID-19, but there's one person in this house who hasn't noticed -- MILES. The only thing he knows, beyond a doubt, is that it's Christmastime, and Santa Claus is indeed coming. With that excitement … Continue reading Year 3, Day 301: Miles’s Top Five Christmas Jams, 2020 Edition