Category Archives: baby

30 Weeks

Song Lyric of the Day: You don’t need direction, you know which way to go / And I don’t want to hold you back, I just want to watch you grow Carole King / “Child of Mine“ A few months … Continue reading

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Photoblogging: She Is … Sabrina Fierce

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Another Weekend Down

Song Lyric of the Day: When the loneliness leads to bad dreams / And the bad dreams lead me to callin’ you / And I call you and say “C’mere!” / And it’s bad news / Baby I’m bad news … Continue reading

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Some Randomosity

Song Lyric of the Day: Maybe next year I’ll have no time / To think about the questions to address / Am I the one to try to stop the fire? Two Door Cinema Club / “What You Know“ Baby … Continue reading

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Dear Coraline: Month 6

Dear Coraline, As of 1AM this morning, you turned six months old. I can’t believe you’re already half a year old (and yes, I’m already thinking about your first birthday party). You weigh about 16 pounds and fit well in … Continue reading

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Baby on the Hookah

Song Lyric of the Day: Be my friend / Hold me, wrap me up / Unfold me / I am small / I’m needy / Warm me up / And breathe me Sia / “Breathe Me“ What a day. What … Continue reading

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My Happy for the Day: Bathtime Fun

I saw this on the Ellen show the other day, and it makes me laugh every time I watch it. This is a good indicator of the kind of thing we can’t wait to experience when Coraline’s a bit older: … Continue reading

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Back to the Doctor (Updated)

Song Lyric of the Day: I told the witch doctor I was in love with you / And then the witch doctor, he told me what to do / He said that / Ooo eee, ooo ah ah, ting tang, … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day 2011 — Coraline’s First

She spent it being a brave little trouper, smiling even though she was worse today than she was yesterday. And, yes, she was the only one in our family who wore green today. “This is my lucky shirt.” “My 1st … Continue reading

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Learning to Trust My Mothering Instincts

Song Lyric of the Day: The devil ain’t lazy, no siree / The devil ain’t lazy, no siree / He likes to see us fight and fuss / Makes us mean enough to cuss / And then he blames it … Continue reading

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