Prima’s a big fan of most of Nick Jr.’s lineup, which means that I’m familiar with a lot of Nick Jr.’s lineup. We went to see Storytime Live!, which featured the Wonderpets, Backyardigans, Dora the Explorer, and Kai Lan last … Continue reading
Monthly Archives: January 2012
A while ago, Dr. Viva’s co-worker wanted to buy Prima a present from Zulily. Not being familiar with the site, and honestly, a little worried as to what kind of gift we’d be expecting, I checked it out for myself. … Continue reading
The Bellagio has one of the great free attractions in Las Vegas–the unrivaled Bellagio Fountains. It’s still breath-taking, but over the past year or so has become much less family-friendly with the proliferation of costumed beggars, pornslappers, and hustlers on … Continue reading
Beauty and the Beast has been, for maybe about a year, Prima’s favorite movie. So when I learned that it was being re-released in theaters, in 3D no less, I knew that I had to take here to see it. … Continue reading
In honor of Beauty and the Beast being re-released (in 3D, no less), I thought I’d write a review of Prima’s end-all be-all favorite dress ever: Disney’s Princess Belle Dress.
Although people like to say that Las Vegas has moved away from being family-friendly, there are still plenty of family attractions on the Strip–if you know where to look. One of the highest-profile is the Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay … Continue reading
Many kids books, after the first hundred times you read them, are a real slog to get through. Good kid lit reads just as easily for the parent the hundredth time through as the first, which means that the kids … Continue reading
I often get the question, “What’s she wearing?” when someone sees one of our daughters out and about. “Naartjie,” I say, more often than not. “What’s that?” is the inevitable reply. “Naartjie” I’ll say again. And then I’ll explain.
Okay, so you’ve made it through your first night in Las Vegas with the kids. Everyone’s up–probably a little earlier than you’d like if you flew in from the East Coast. Now you’ve got to decide: where do we go … Continue reading
I love shopping for our two daughters a lot. It’s sometimes more fun than shopping for myself because everything fits like it’s supposed to. Dresses are really fun to shop for, which is a good thing, because Prima likes to … Continue reading