End of Daycare

What began in early 2013 has now come to an end – daycare for the Tucker family. From his first days with big bro at Bright Horizons, to Ballston Children’s Center and then Vinci at the start of the pandemic, Owen has experienced a lot prior to elementary school. He’s excited to join his brother,…

An Unforgettable First Concert

Colin had a true rite of passage – his first “real” concert. It was a wet, warm night at Jiffy Lube Live, but the rain didn’t damper an unforgettable experience. Not only did Colin hear pretty much all his favorite Imagine Dragon songs, he also got to shake hands with lead singer Dan Reynolds after…

First Tooth – Gone!

The youngest Tucker lost his first tooth – months before his big brother did. Luckily, we had visited the dentist just a few days before, so it was all ready for the tooth fairy! She delivered the next morning, making for an exciting start to our week!

Making the Most of NYC

We packed in a bit more adventure during our New York trip, including eating some local favorites – pizza and bagels! The National Museum of Math was our last attraction, and quite a fun one. We’ll be back again asap!

Father’s Day in the Big Apple

With a great first day under our belt, we went for an even better one given it was Father’s Day. That meant a major tourist site, some delicious BBQ, and a day ending with chocolate. A great way to celebrate our #1 dad!


The boys ventured to NYC for the first time and had a great time in the Big Apple. We saw major sights, ate great food and explored during a beautiful summer weekend. Our first day was a lot of firsts, including first Amtrak ride, first (off) Broadway show and first visit to Times Square!

On to Kindergarten!

The time had come to graduate from Senior Casa at Vinci as O prepares for kindergarten in the fall. O and his classmates put on quite a show, with a graduation march, reenactment of the Hungry Caterpillar, a short dance number and then graduation awards. For the effort, O and his friends were rewarded with…

Last Day of 3rd Grade!

In the first fully in-person school year since Kindergarten (2018-2019), C thrived with all his friends and teachers. From all sorts of sports during recess, humming along in math and reading and pushing himself in the hardest spelling group for the grade, he made the most of his time in third grade!

Witch Hunting and More in MA

We spent a fair bit of our time in Boston outside the city, experiencing new places like Salem and catching up with good friends. After weather delayed our arrival by 6 hours, we were treated to a lovely weekend the rest of our stay!