Entries Tagged as 'near north side'

Makai’s First Halloween

November 5th, 2013 · No Comments

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On Makai’s first Halloween he got to wear this cute outfit from grandpa and grandma. We didn’t do anything special, but it was his first outing – to do the doctor’s office. We take him to Town and Country Pediatrics and everyone there was all dressed up to celebrate. That was cool, except when the doctor walked in I wanted to bust out laughing. He was dressed as Mike Ditka! Kind of hard to concentrate and take him seriously when he had a fake mustache on!

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Makai’s First Photo Shoot

November 4th, 2013 · 2 Comments

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When Makai was two days old Bella Baby Photography came to our hospital room to do a photo shoot. The shoot was free, but the photos, of course, were only available for a price. I ended up buying the digital package so I could have the photos and do whatever I wanted with them. Here are a couple of my favorites, though it was hard to choose!

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Cocoro Japanese Restaurant

September 23rd, 2013 · No Comments

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A few weeks ago we went to check out Cocoro with Adam and Christine. We ordered so much food!! I remember saba, tuna sashimi, grilled squid, grilled miso eggplant, seaweed salad, shrimp shumai, spicy dragon roll, katsu-ju, katsu curry, tonkatsu ramen, and misoyasai ramen. I took photos of the katsu curry and tonkatsu ramen because I thought they were the stand out dishes, but actually, I find myself still thinking about the grilled squid. It was so tasty. The grilled eggplant was another favorite. Actually, everything was really good.

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