Body pictures

Oct 21, 2009
Yesterday, you turned three months old.  Happy three months! Your eyes are still bright blue, but we are beginning to see small specks of hazel in them.  It feels like everyone within a three hour radius has a bet placed on →MORE...

I gained 34 pounds during my pregnancy with Charlotte.  The weight gain itself never bothered me.  After all, I knew before I got knocked up that a healthy baby needed a few chocolate shakes every now and then (AM I RIGHT →MORE...

Sep 28, 2009
Dear Charlotte, You are almost 25 inches long, sweet girl.  25 inches.  Do you know what is shorter than 25 inches?  NOT.  MUCH. Your giant baby genes astound about 120% of the population.  People cannot help but bond over a baby, →MORE...

We own two Nest (aka Nonny and Boo) ring slings, and this one seems particularly apt since it shares a name with our daughter.  The ring sling is great - very versatile, and it doesn’t hurt my back as much as →MORE...

Sep 21, 2009
When I breastfeed my daughter, I do not use a blanket. Now, look.  I gave the blanket trick a good run.  Really, I did.  But it just doesn’t work for me.  It’s a lot like pregnant sex: VERY AWKWARD. First of →MORE...