[The hunt for pink October]
[Buttoned up]
[All those simple things are simply too complicated...]
[Hey Andy, are you goofing on Elvis?]
[Think...pink!]
[We interrupt your regularly scheduled programming...]
[header]


Sometimes I have to move around - be loud, loud, loud

[Yo Gabba Gabba]

The above photo was taken yesterday at the "Nick Hotel" in Orlando, FL. It's of our oldest son watching his hero DJ Lance while dancey-dancing at a special YO GABBA GABBA! show for the resort's Nick Jr. Month. It was billed as the first-ever live appearance for YGG at the Nick Hotel.


We took a mini-summer vacation this week here in-town at the Nick Hotel. You might remember we went last year at the same time when Blue and Joe were in Mouseville™.

My oldest has become completely and totally obsessed with "Yo Gabba Gabba!" since its August-premiere. It could not have been better timing for him. He was old enough to really grasp what was going on this time during the show and when meeting DJ Lance and Brobee, and I don't think his feet have hit the ground yet.


It seems a lot of parents in my Flickr comments (public and private) either don't "get" or can't stand YGG. Those feelings are just foreign to me, as my husband and I both love it. It's like The Great Space Coaster and Sid and Marty Krofft rolled into one, with some old-skool Sesame Street and Electric Company for added spice.

Our boys are now 3½ and 2 years old, and I've never allowed a single episode of Barney, The Wiggles, or Teletubbies on our television set. But I can go through the entire YGG library on TiVo right now and end up singing the songs and doing the dances with both of them before all is said and done. It's truly been my salvation between trying to unpack a house and catch up on 3-weeks of work post-move.

This week was like a big reward for all of us - to just kick back and enjoy time together - with something they both love so much.


If you're looking for some fun YGG sites, try the following:

1. http://www.jinjur.com (they do character designs and storyboards for the show)
2. "Nerds with Kids" jinjur.com interview (they also worked on Super Martian Robot Girl)
3. Yo Blogga Blogga!
4. "welcome to the world of YO GABBA GABBA"


Discussion with my husband today on the joys of raising a 3-year old, post-vacation:
"It's either highest-high or lowest-low. Rarely an in-between. It's like living with a little meth-addict."


Nice and easy. Nice and slow.
-Robyn


P.S. The official 2007 Boobie-Thon website has launched. Go. Look. Nominate a blogger charity. Volunteer for Mel — the event kicks off on 10/1!


posted on 09.27.2007 @ 5:56 PM :: mail a comment  
next entry  ::  all  ::  home  ::  previous entry  


Original images and works ©2001-2007 to Todd and Robyn
Orlando and Tampa area newborn and maternity photographer

Visit this Tampa blog : http://www.justanotherjen.com

Buy a New Port Richey house / home in Tampa Bay : http://www.newportricheyhome.com : for sale

Ask me about custom-made photography session information
packets, referral program packets, or any promotional piece

[ Buttons and Bows Photography - Orlando Florida - newborn photographer maternity pregnancy photography ]
Orlando newborn photography


[vote for best photography blog]





[Nikon D300]
Meet my Nikon D300
plus MB-D10 grip!

[Nikon D200]
Love my Nikon D200!

[Nikon D70]
Loved my Nikon D70!

[Jill-e Large Rolling Camera Bag]
[Jill-e Small Camera Bag]
[Crumpler 15 Love]
It is my bag, baby!



[flickr princess]
Flickr collection

1991-2001 pics
2001-2002 pics
2002-2003 pics
wedding photos
holiday photos
lomo-motion
old gallery
old blog photos


Strengthen the Good
?Tampa Blogs#
Movable Type
Photoblog Help
5-Step Photolog


[not rich enough for a tax break]

shop naturally water bottle
safe BPA-free water bottles


[mommy musts]
Combi Cosmo EX (x2)
Baby B'Air flight vest
Mickey popsicle molds
baby's 1st year frame
Britax Marathon
Britax Regent
public highchair cover


[girlie musts]
LUSH Ne Worry Pas
pink Japonesque case
Kate Spade handbags
Bite Me body cream
NARS blush in
Longo's Water Canvas
Avon Re-Fine Smooth






Baby

Who Links Here













get update notifications


[footer]

[This is not the blog you are looking for...]
[We've known each other for so long]
[That's a wrap!]
[If I could make days last forever...]
[Say 'click' - take a pic]
[Joyeux Noël]