Monthly archive for ‘ February, 2011 ’

February 25, 2011 0

Henry’s Birth Story

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Here’s Henry’s birth story! It was languishing in the drafts folder. Oops. I’ve dusted it off and polished it up for the world to see :) My due date was September 26. When I hadn’t gone into labor by my checkup on September 30, my midwives made an appointment for me to be induced. I [...]

February 12, 2011 1

Henry at 4 Months

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Henry had his four month birthday on Tuesday. Happy Birthday to our sweet little one! He celebrated at the doctor with shots (boo! hiss!), but he only let out a short cry before calming down this time (yay!). And he weighs 18 pounds and 14 ounces! And he’s 26.25 inches tall! Henry is definitely becoming [...]

February 8, 2011 1

Mother and Child: A Dialogue

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Setting, Parent’s Bedroom, 4:30am Henry: Hi Mom. Faye: Ungh… Henry: HI MOM. Faye: Hi sweetie. Are you hungry? Henry: Nope. Faye: Um…are you sure? Henry: Yup. Faye: Ok…let me change your diaper. Henry: Ok. Faye: [Changes Henry's diaper] Henry: [Giggles] That’s cold! And hilarious! Faye: Yes, but now it’s time to sleep, Henry. Henry: Nope. [...]

February 2, 2011 0


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When Henry was a newborn, he would fall asleep snuggled up on our chests almost constantly. Tim and I absolutely loved it! It was nice to have our warm little bundle so close. He even had a “Snugglesaurus” onsie that was my favorite (and that, with much sadness on my part, he has now outgrown). [...]