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 [...]
Archive for December, 2006
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 [...]
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 [...]
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.
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 [...]
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 [...]