Second trimester

Jun 27, 2012
NO, I am not dead.  I did not drop off the face of the planet.  I was not eaten alive by zombies.  The last four days were just really REALLY miserable and I haven’t had the time or energy to add →MORE...

One of the things that I have noticed during this pregnancy is that I am much more relaxed this time around.  When I was pregnant with Charlotte, I was wound tighter than a spring.  Worry was my middle name. This time, →MORE...

Jun 12, 2012
The ultrasound yesterday went well.  There were no super obvious signs of trisomy or down’s or any of the other conditions which automatically preclude me from delivering at the birth center.  A radiologist is going to look over the nine hundred →MORE...

This weekend, Charlotte was introduced to both roller-skating and bowling and I feel that calling these activities RAGING SUCCESSES really underscores how much she loved them.  Certainly roller-skating made her list of Absolute Favorite Things In The World EVER EVER EVER →MORE...

Sometime last week, Charlotte spent the afternoon running through the house with the noodle strainer atop her head.  “I am a fireman!” she told me proudly.  Toddler incarnate, this moment. “Well run along then and put out fires,” I said.  I →MORE...