Month: March 2009

Grandma Candy

Lunch with Grandma Candy

Yesterday was Genevieve’s first big day on the town. The first stop was to see her pediatrician, which went very well.  Her length remains at 20 inches and her head circumference at 13 inches, but her weight is up to 7 lbs 12 oz – that’s 3 oz up from her birth weight.  All the …

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Things I Sit and Stare at All Day

It’s been less than a week since I became a mother.  As you might guess, my time is spent a little differently now: feeding baby, changing diapers, doing laundry, trying to remember to feed me, quick naps…  but most of my time is spent staring at this:

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Baby Update: She’s Here!!

Baby Genevieve made her appearance at 6:16 am.  She was still two weeks early, but she officially made it to full term the night before she was born, and she’s a good healthy size – 20 inches, 7 lbs 9 oz. She’s perfect and we couldn’t be happier


I see the smile in your eyes
when you see my belly
strangers fall over themselves to get the door
my husband holds my hand as we cross the street
then doesn’t let go

Bye-bye PI

After 146 years, Seattle’s oldest newspaper the Seattle Post-Intelligencer shut down print production today.  It’s a sad day for Seattle. The last edition of the PI hit newstands early this morning, and by noon it was impossible to find a copy around the Seattle area, although you can get one for $50 on eBay.  Vultures. …

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