Monthly Archives: September 2009

New Arrival

Just a note to let you know that Number 5 arrived Sunday evening. I’ll save you the gory details, but will tell you this — It’s a boy. He was almost 10 lbs. It was a “normal” delivery. We arrived … Continue reading

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Status Update

Baby is still enjoying the comforts of the womb. (It must be awfully plush in there. Fed on demand. Constant warm temp. No chaffing clothing. The other kids’ screaming is dampened by mom-body sounds. Just getting a little bit cramped.) … Continue reading

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Looking for the Eject Button

I’m conflicted. On one hand, I’d like to keep this baby inside for another month. Seriously. They are so much easier to take care of on the inside than on the outside. And I’m so very blessed in the pregnancy … Continue reading

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The Waiting Game

A neighbor stopped my husband the other night when he was taking two of the children for a walk to ask if we had “a new baby” yet. My husband looked at her blankly for a moment and then curtly … Continue reading

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Rearranging Car Seats

So, with a new baby coming along, it was time to rearrange the seating in our van. I’d done some switching around of car seats several times this summer to see what worked and what didn’t as far as spacing, … Continue reading

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