Category: Baby Boy

Clothes explosion

I promised myself I wouldn’t dig through the (THOUSANDS OF) crates of baby clothes stored in the empty nursery. I promised! I had decided, all rational-like, that there was no point until we knew the sex. So I was going to wait, and then… Continue Reading “Clothes explosion”


Just like last time around, I am going absolutely positively NUTS waiting to find out the sex of this baby. I have a lot of respect for parents who don’t find out what they’re having. I’m pretty sure waiting 40 weeks would kill me.… Continue Reading “Premonitions”

"He’s a climber …"

How many times a day do I hear that phrase? And SAY that phrase??? Baby Boy is an unstoppable climber. He has always been very physical — moving, running, jumping, exploring — but the climbing is awful. When you are 13 months old, what,… Continue Reading “"He’s a climber …"”

Interesting things I have learned from watching (too much) Treehouse TV

Chuggington is NOT the red train. He’s not even a train at all. I thought it was like Thomas, and the show was named after the one train in particular. But Chuggington is actually the name of the train STATION … I think. The… Continue Reading “Interesting things I have learned from watching (too much) Treehouse TV”


One year ago today, Baby Boy was born.One year ago today, I became a mother.One year ago today, everything changed. It is hard to remember what life was like before him, but I know it wasn’t nearly as wonderful. Happy Birthday, my darling Baby… Continue Reading “One”