Monthly Archives: January 2010

1 month old

Today Blythe is 1 month old. 1 month. Geez, it passes in the blink of an eye. I must say that the transition from 2 to 3 has been the easiest so far.  I didn’t want to jinx myself by … Continue reading

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scary tooth fairy?

My anxious Cate has recently happened upon the information that her teeth will fall out.  And that someone will come into her bedroom while she’s sleeping and take them. Poor thing. She’s convinced that they’re all going to fall out … Continue reading

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variation on a theme

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4 weeks

Hard to believe it’s been 4 weeks.  My goodness it feels like she’s always been a part of this family. P.S.  She smiled at me for the first time yesterday.  I’m in love.

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sometimes stereotypes, well, they’re true

The Japanese movers we had were the model of professionalism and efficiency.  They had the entire upstairs packed and into the truck in less than two hours.  I was amazed. The way they labeled a few of the boxes, though, … Continue reading

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I have eyes!

What Blythe told me: “I know it seems that I’m always asleep, Mom, and that every picture you take is with my eyes closed, but I do have eyes, I’ll prove it.” “I can even wink!” “You’re the most super … Continue reading

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We moved to a new house on Wednesday and am I ever exhausted!  It’s the third time we’ve moved in the last 19 months.  I’m kind of over it. Also, I’ve had to do most of this move myself.  Chris … Continue reading

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Yesterday was a day of firsts for Blythe. She had her first well baby checkup yesterday.  She’s a whopping 10 lbs even, and all looks well.  She did magnificently, and even slept afterward long enough for me to get the … Continue reading

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snapshots from the morning of January 13th

Baby.  Bread.  Craft project.

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foolproof* diet plan

Want to lose 35 lbs in just two weeks?  Try this foolproof* diet plan: Have a baby! Worked for me. I’d only gained 12 lbs until around the 37th week, then I really started to swell, and gained another 20 … Continue reading

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