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Archive for December, 2006


Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2006 @ 2:22 pm in General | Comments Off

We had a good Christmas. On Christmas Eve, I was able to hear half of the sermon before OLC and I had to go to the nursery for a feeding. (Well, to finish a feeding; we were sitting behind a big guy and able to stealth feed on one side.) We had [...]


Posted: Friday, December 22nd, 2006 @ 11:27 am in Foofy, General | Comments Off

Yesterday morning: freezing rain. So much for walking down to the Midway to start my Christmas shopping, I thought. Then it turned to snow, and so OLC and I went shopping. She did fine in the baby sling, except that she would start to wake up when I stopped to look [...]

Sleeping Ok

Posted: Thursday, December 21st, 2006 @ 12:31 pm in Foofy, General, Parenthood | Comments Off

People ask us occasionally if OLC is sleepimg through the night yet. (MFH’s answer is, “Well, I’m sleeping through the night.”) The funny thing is that we really aren’t sleep-deprived and anxious for her to start sleeping all the way through. In fact, I’d rather that she kept waking up for a [...]


Posted: Thursday, December 14th, 2006 @ 11:06 am in Foofy, General, Parenthood | Comments Off

OLC was born with a good head of hair, but we haven’t had to give her a haircut yet–because her head has been growing too.

Holidays? What holidays?

Posted: Thursday, December 14th, 2006 @ 11:02 am in Foofy, General | Comments Off

I’m having a hard time feeling any Christmas spirit this year. For one thing, we haven’t had a good, covering snowfall yet this year, so it feels like we’re still in early November (my sense of winter is still calibrated to the Upper Peninsula’s climate). I haven’t been watching TV, or out and [...]

Birth Story Part 2: Going into overtime

Posted: Saturday, December 9th, 2006 @ 7:43 pm in Foofy, General, Pregnancy | Comments Off

One good thing I did for the pregnancy was to set aside one extra-large maternity dress for the last month of pregnancy, when I knew I would be really huge and tired of all my other maternity clothes. But next time I’m going to have at least four more of them in reserve, for [...]