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Archive for November, 2007

Shudder

Posted: Tuesday, November 27th, 2007 @ 7:55 am in Foofy, General, Parenthood | Comments Off

I am having the worst case of the “creeping cruddies” ever lately. By which I mean that I see crumbs and dust and little specks everywhere, and feel compelled to clean them up. But they just keep coming back, because OLC is a very efficient crumb generator now.

Photo op

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2007 @ 2:24 pm in Foofy, General, Parenthood | Comments Off

OLC continues to develop at light speed. This weekend, she learned to pull things on over her head. I came away from the computer, and found that she had festooned herself with….uh….unmentionables from the laundry basket. She was standing in front of the mirror admiring her work.
She also has learned a little [...]

Something new every day

Posted: Wednesday, November 14th, 2007 @ 9:57 am in Foofy, General, Parenthood | Comments Off

OLC has turned the corner to toddlerhood; she can push herself up into a stand, and take a few steps as she flings herself toward the nearest person or piece of furniture. She can also climb down the stairs by herself now. She does endless rounds of climbing onto and off of our [...]

What’s going on

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2007 @ 2:02 pm in Foofy, General | Comments Off

I started NaNoWriMo strong, and then didn’t get many chances to write for a while. I’m at 6,200 words now.
Thursday, we went to a lighting store to look at options for OLC-proof living room lighting. It turned out that the place was Not Our Kind of Store; the prices all had the decimal [...]

Stumbles

Posted: Monday, November 5th, 2007 @ 8:13 am in General, Parenthood | Comments Off

Saturday we were actually starting to feel better, after a week of two of being sick and miserable, and we were getting things done around the house. We took a break to go out to eat, and then on the way back to the car I twisted my ankle, fell, and dropped OLC. [...]

Sick, sick, sick

Posted: Thursday, November 1st, 2007 @ 11:56 am in Foofy, General, Parenthood, Projects | Comments Off

We are all sick, have been fighting off a virus or two since last week. MFH did a half day of work yesterday, but has been home other than that. Yesterday was fun, because he and I both woke up with voices pitched about half an octave lower than normal. I could [...]