It’s Fall and maybe for the 1st time in my life, I’m enjoying it. Mostly, through the eyes of a certain 4 year old who loves raking, leaf piles, leaf blowers & bally-hoo. Who wouldn’t want to be thrown into a big pile of leaves? Who wouldn’t want to wrestle your Daddy in a big […]
Fall into Fall
The Soloist – Movie Review
To be fair, I should say up front that as actors go, I love me some Jamie Foxx & Robert Downey Jr. And fine, the two of them are at least 1/2 the reason why I really enjoyed this movie. Besides each of them adding their own unique subtle humor, they acted their little hearts […]
Rhys’ Labor and Birth Story
On Monday, October 19, I went in for what would hopefully be my last pregnancy check-up. It was the day before his October 20th due date. In the two weeks previous, I had dilated to 1cm. Over the course of the next week I doubled my efforts by getting to 2 cm! Based on my […]
Are H1N1 fears changing your behavior?
Ransom got the H1N1 vaccination today & the flu vaccination last week. Every time we go anywhere Dave is constantly slathering Ran’s hands with hand sanitizer, has taught him to use his shirt to open doors & won’t let him touch anything if were out. I’m a little less cautious than that, mostly because I […]
If you haven’t read it, there’s an awesome book, The Five Love Languages which helps you identify what makes you feel the most loved. In turn, you identify how to better speak the “love language” of those you love. It could be words of affirmation, quality time, shared time, receiving gifts, acts of service or […]
Our little Reesey Bear has intermediate jaundice. It’s not serious and were taking steps to get him all better but in the meantime, our little man is “suffering” from extreme fatigue. He’s been asleep since Tuesday. He sleeps while he eats. He’ll have his eyes open for 3 minutes and as you talk to […]
Happy Birthday, Ransom! The day you were born…
Poor Ransom. First the poor kid has to share his 4 yr. old birthday (yesterday) with meeting his new baby brother who was coming home for the 1st time. And then, horror of all horrors, Mama didn’t make time to celebrate her precious 1st-born on his actual birthday on her blog Last year in this […]
Welcome Biskie Baby Boy #2!
Rhys King Biskie (pronounced Reese) came bouncing into this world on Monday, October 19 at 7:02pm after what may have been the easiest & shortest labor on record. I’m hoping to write out the birth story to post in few days. If your interested You can see all of the pictures of our labor, delivery, […]