Monthly Archives: May 2011

Turning over a new leaf.

Emmeline turned over from her stomach to her back today! She has been on the verge of it for some time, but never managed that extra oomph she needed…today it was like she couldn’t stop — I took video of her and no sooner did I put her on her tummy but she was on […]

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Saturday secondhand finds.

This Saturday was a lovely day. The weather was decent and warm, there were plentiful rummage sales, and one of the rummage sales had a neighborhood sale adjacent to the church so it was one-stop shopping all the way. My nine-month bout of morning sickness, heartburn, and general aches and pains set in right around […]

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Ladies and gentlemen, we have lift off!

So. A team of about five child development specialists came to our house this week. How nice was that? Apparently, if your baby spends even a day in the NICU, you’re eligible for this service — they come out just to make sure everything is progressing as it should and to recommend services if there […]

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Strollin’ with my homies.

Those are two happy babies, huh? Bet their parents are happy they spent a lot of money on that spiffy new stroller. The twins did not go out much for their first five months — I can count on one hand the times they left the apartment, and the majority of those outings were for […]

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Saturday secondhand finds.

I am obsessed with all things second-hand — treasures I can find from thrift stores, yard sales, estate sales, antique malls, and rummage sales. My parents were big yard salers when I was a kid, so I am assuming that’s how I ended up with this hobby…after becoming an adult and moving into my own […]

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