Take all of the classes Read all of the books Assemble all of the furniture Decorate with all of the woodland creatures Put batteries in all of the gadgets Buy all of the groceries Pack all of the bags Practice all of the relaxation exercises/push positions/pain management techniques Overthink all of the things Finish all … Continue reading To-Do

The Tiniest Update on the Tiniest Anderson

The last few weeks have been blissfully uneventful, just growing and growing, with a childbirth or newborn care class thrown in here and there, a few runs to Ikea, and some excellent furniture assembly by Mike. On our way to dinner on Saturday, I took a bit of a spill, and our doctor recommended we … Continue reading The Tiniest Update on the Tiniest Anderson


Bean!  You did it!  You kicked your Dad, kicked him square on the hand! Excellent work, Gigande Bean.  I’ve really been enjoying our late night cuddle sessions, or as you like to call them, ‘karate lessons’, but your papa hadn’t been able to feel you quite yet— until BOOM!  THWACK!  He looked at me and … Continue reading BOOM!