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Jaelithe Russ

Wonder Baby Wednesday: Puma Boy!

Wonder Baby Powers, activate! Form of…Puma Boy!

He got this Puma outfit for Christmas. It feels super cozy!  I love that he is trying to get the viewer in this shot — or at least the camera.

It’s been a while since I’ve posted, and as you can …

Wonder Toddler Thursday — Roadtrip!

Wonder Toddler Powers, activate! Form of…Road Warrior!On our recent roadtrip, Eme was a total trooper. She didn’t complain even once during the 6-ish hour drive (that’s each way), and she even helped entertain Oskar, who did complain multiple times during the drive.Here we are, stopped for a lunch break, testing Andreas’ theory that Sheetz is not so much a "gas station with food," but rather a

Wonder Baby Wednesday — Halloween Baby

Wonder Baby Powers, activate! Form of…Spooky Halloween boy.We ended up not doing a costume this year, but thanks to Aunt Amy we did have a cute Halloween outfit to put him in.Happy boy….

Wonder Baby Wednesday — Halloween Baby

Wonder Baby Powers, activate! Form of…Spooky Halloween boy.We ended up not doing a costume this year, but thanks to Aunt Amy we did have a cute Halloween outfit to put him in.Happy boy….

Pennsic XL memories

For those to whom I’ve promised Pennsic photos: Emelie in the "ger that dad built" Oskar as "sir not appearing in this film" Everyone having a good time.Thanks to all who made Pennsic wonderful this year!…

It’s no wonder at all

People have been telling me that Oskar really looks a lot like Eme. I didn’t see it until I looked back at some pics of Eme when she was about the age he is now.One of these is Eme in November 2008. The other is Oskar a few days ago, in October 2011.Ca…

Wonder Baby Wednesday — Easter already?

Wonder Baby Powers, activate! Form of…the cutest bunny in the history of bunnies.Remember that episode of The State when the little boy was so cute, and they put puppy ears on him, and ended up having to use emergency measures to keep the grandma fro…

Wonder Baby Wednesday — first foods

Wonder Baby Powers, activate! Form of…sweet potato quality control tester.

Yes, he’s trying baby foods now, and he seems to be enjoying himself thoroughly!

Wonder Toddler Thursday — Jem-elie

Let’s pretend it’s Thursday, or I may never get this posted (I keep waiting for Thursday to post, then missing it).Wonder Toddler Powers, activate! Form of…Jem-elie!Yes, I’ve introduced my daughter to the Jem cartoons. Yes, they’re as bad as I though…

A father/son conversation

This actual conversation had me laughing all day. Andreas and Oskar were in the bathroom together:Andreas: I’ve got to teach you something about shaving, little buddy.Me: Aren’t you getting a little ahead of yourself? Oskar is only 4 months old; he can…