2012 Recap

I did this last year and thought it would be fun to see what’s changed since then! Other than the obvious. 1. What did you do in 2012 that you’d never done before? Gave birth! That was the big one, but there have been a whole slew of things that came along with bringing a … Continue reading

Eight months!

Andrick is eight months old today! We’ll get an official weight and length check at his doctor’s appointment next month. He’s mostly wearing nine month clothes (although some six month onesies still fit) and size three diapers. His hair has gotten longer and fuller, and it’s a reddish-blond color. Looking back at his seven-month post, … Continue reading

Seven months!

Andrick is seven months old today! I don’t have official growth numbers, but he sure does seem to get heavier every day. He’s between six- and nine-month clothes–definitely nine-month pants, but he’s still wearing six-month tops. We’re still using size two diapers during the day and size three at night. On the growth front, Andrick … Continue reading

Election Day

Regardless of how the race turns out, I can’t help but think back to the primary. Going to vote was our first big outing after Andrick was born (going somewhere other than back to the birth center). He was about a week and a half old, and I carried him in the moby wrap. One … Continue reading


Andrick enjoyed his first Halloween dressed up as a lion! I made his costume in spite of my less-than-stellar sewing skills. Typically I stick to sewing squares (pillows, curtains, etc.), but I branched out here and had a lot of fun. First, it’s a real challenge to find baby clothes that are a plain, solid … Continue reading