Monthly Archives: March 2010

3 months old

Yesterday Blythe turned 3 months old.  Here she is this morning with her sisters: At 3 months old, Blythe is: Very, very vocal.  She “talks” to us constantly. Laughing!  She’s let out a couple really good sets of giggles recently. … Continue reading

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2000th post, giveaway, and low tide

I realized a couple of days ago that this would be my 2000th post.  Wow!  It’s hard to believe I’ve sat down to do this 2000 times. I wanted to have something “cool” enough to put up before I posted … Continue reading

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holy oven spring Batman!

I made the King Arthur Flour white sandwich bread today.  Oh.  My.  God.  That is good bread.  It tasted awesome, and it looks great, too.  Check out the oven spring!  The top of the bread was only an inch above … Continue reading

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good morning/good evening

For those in the States, good morning! If you’re here in Japan, I hope your evening is going well. I wanted to share a few pictures of Blythe.  She’s finally come out of her nursing strike (she only refused to … Continue reading

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girls’ rooms

I thought I’d post a few pictures of the girls’ rooms.  They’re far from how I’d like them to look, but I think they’re nice nonetheless.  I wish I could do more with Cate & Meg’s room, but it’s pretty … Continue reading

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happy mouse

I found this jewel on the back of a Post-It note.  Cate told me that it was a happy mouse she drew for her dad. I’m going to miss it when she’s not a sweet little girl anymore.

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just a normal monday. you know, putting away the laundry and whatnot.

Both Blythe and the laundry need to go upstairs so I can put clothes away.  This way, I kill two birds with one stone.

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4 of 5 of us all got haircuts this weekend.  The big deal, however, is that Meg got her very first haircut on Friday.  It was more of a trim, really, but it’s all she needed. The back of her … Continue reading

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we have a sleeper

I keep waiting for things to get bad with Blythe, but she proves herself a most excellent baby at every opportunity. Case in point – she’s been sleeping in her own room the last three nights with no problems.  In … Continue reading

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this is what he wears to mow the lawn…

…and though I’m thoroughly embarassed, I still love him.

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