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March 21, 2012 0


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Not many people talk about why daddies are important. And that’s a shame. Everyone needs a role model to show them what a good and decent man looks like. If you’re a woman, you have someone to show you the qualities to look for in male friends or a future partner or, if you’re inclined [...]

November 17, 2011 0

1 Year!

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Henry is a year old! Hooray! We all made it! I’ll let you savor the cuteness for a moment… Becoming parents was the best decision that Tim and I ever made. The past year has been the happiest of our lives. When we got married, it was hard to imagine being any┬ámore filled up with [...]

September 26, 2011 0

Henry at 11 Months

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What a happy boy! I say boy, of course, because he’s not really our baby anymore. Henry has been crawling with gusto and doing everything he can to be a big boy. He’s also reached the stage where he likes putting things in containers and taking them out. He loves to explore the world. He [...]

August 8, 2011 0

Henry at 9 Months

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It’s time for the 9 month post! Ok…it’s actually more like time for the 10 month post. We’ve been busy – not lazy – we promise! Anyways, here’s what you have all been waiting for: We would have been closer to the actual 9 month mark, but the poor little guy got sick. Two ear [...]

June 15, 2011 2

Henry at 8 Months

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Oh man… 8 months. I can’t believe it’s been so long! This time last year we were wrapping up our road trip and my little belly was just starting to get big. Tim was talking to Henry every night and telling him that we couldn’t wait to meet him. I had been able to feel [...]

May 31, 2011 1


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Tim, Henry, and I just got back from ATLOSCon, and we had an absolutely wonderful time! It gave Tim and I some much needed adult time and Henry had his own excitement hanging out with a bunch of new kid friends. Hes always enjoyed meeting new people, and I think he really enjoyed his two [...]

March 24, 2011 0


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The little guy has finally figured out how to suck his thumb! I just thought I’d let everybody know :) Pictures forthcoming (if we can get them).

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. [...]