Switcheroo

Around here, this: Is known as Izzy’s “Precious” (From Lord of the Rings?).  This is what she drinks her booby juice from.  In the middle of any fit, the mere sight of this cup calms her.  She kicks, and “talks” and reaches for it.  Nothing, and I mean nothing, gets her more excited than the sight…

10 Tips: Cleaning

Start and jobs that take a long time, or require multiple loads (laundry, dishwasher) first thing.  That way, you’re not wasting time waiting on them to finish. (But don’t forget to go back to it!  Set a reminder, so that it doesn’t get neglected.  I am well-known around the parts for leaving a load of laundry…

Clumsiness

So….have I ever mentioned how clumsy I am to you guys?  Well, I am.  Like, super, super clumsy.  I’ve taken quite a few spills in my life, and that’s not even including this near-disaster that happened when I was 8 months pregnant. Even in all my awkwardness, and apparent lack of knowledge on the mechanics of walking without…

Baby Food

So, as you guys know (or at least you will after this) I make Izzy’s baby food.  Every week, usually the day I go grocery shopping, I do new purees for her.  She has already had most of this weeks’ foods, the honeydew is the only thing that is new.  This week, she will be eating: Honeydew…

BAB Check In Week 3

Sooo, it’s week 3 check-in time!  This past week, I finally dragged myself out to the track to do some running.  I love running, because you shed calories like mad, in a relatively short period of time.  I went on Wednesday and Friday, to the indoor track.  I think I may have overdone it a…

Stop It!

I think i’ve created a monster.  Even before Izzy was born, I was always talking about how I couldn’t wait for her to this and that.  Couldn’t wait for her to be born.  Then I was ready for the first smile.  Then I was ready for her to develop head control and hand control.  Then…