Monthly Archive: March 2006

Stuck in the Basement

Stuck in the Basement

Stanley Steamers is here today cleaning the carpet (house goes on the market Monday). So I have been banished to the basement. Luckily we are completely set up down here with the computer, toys,...

Not Buying It

Not Buying It

I just finished an awesome book: Not Buying It by Judith Levine. Judith gave up consuming for one year to explore current American consumerism. She joined a Voluntary Simplicity Group (she was by far...

PPH

PPH

As I creep up on 6 months post pardem I have started to do some reading on blood disorders and post pardem hemorrhage (PPH). I had a PPH soon after Annabelle was delivered. My...

Annabelle’s 4 Month Appointment

Annabelle’s 4 Month Appointment

Annabelle had her 4 month pediatrician appointment today.Weight: 12 lbs 6.5 ounces (20 percentile)Length: 25.5 inches (90 percentile)She’s lean, long, and strong.The ped said she is doing wonderfully. He is not at all concerned...

Voluntary Simplicity

Voluntary Simplicity

I found a new website that I love. It’s written by a couple on Voluntary Simplicity. They give you a little test:Make a list of the ten activities you enjoy most. Then make another...

House Work

House Work

Whew! We just finished a huge push of housework here. We are trying to get the house ready to put on the market on April 1st. Last year when I was pregnant we “threw”...

Cool Book!

Cool Book!

I got a great new book for Annabelle. It will be quite some time before she gets it but I thought it was so cute I couldn’t let it get away. It’s called Nature’s...

Vegas, Baby, Vegas

Vegas, Baby, Vegas

I have been having a blast in Vegas. My grandparents (the W side) drove here to see Annabelle on Wednesday. Yesterday mom and I took a big long walk down the strip with Annabelle....