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Oliver love

Our ninth child arrived on Thursday, October 4th, 2012 at 1:42pm. His name is Oliver David. He is a little feather, a peanut, weighing in at 5lbs 4oz, 18.5 inches long. His size is not a surprise because he was late pre-term. His due date is still weeks away.


Thankfully, he […]

Wishing the petals away ~ a story of patience

The moment he saw the small mylar frog balloon, Archie was in love.

The balloon, which is attached to a plastic stem, sits atop a bouquet of flowers given to me by a friend. I have them on the nightstand next to my side of the bed. The flowers are fresh and bright, mostly […]

Hanging on to my heels

I wrote this status update at Facebook:

This status update brought to you by Hulk Gretchen. Me still on bedrest. Me watery stuff still low but baby no come because not low enuf which good news but mean Gretchen got to watch moar Everybody Loves Raymond on da Netflix for lots moar dayz and dayz. […]