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The long silence is broken…

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

Well well, you know it’s been a while when the last post was Seamus’ birth story, and here we are, almost a month past his first birthday. All I can say is, three kids are exponentially more time- and mind-consuming than two.  Way back when I only had two kids (like, 13 months ago) I […]

Spring waiting to spring!

Monday, March 16th, 2009

As I write this I am sitting here peeling grapes for my little daughter.  I have to put this on the public record so that she can feel appropriately grateful for this later in life.  I’ve just returned from a shopping trip at the second-hand store where I picked up THE best sweater for Sophie:  […]

Sophie’s World

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009

Sophie’s world is getting bigger and more interesting by the day.  She is now quite a fast crawler and moves from room to room with ease and curiosity.  This of course means that baby-proofing has moved beyond the borders of the one ‘safe’ room we had previously set up for her.  This baby thing is […]

The New Year So Far

Monday, January 19th, 2009

Well, there seem to be so many little things to say that I don’t quite know where to start.  Last weekend we packed up the family and took a trip up North to do some visiting.  Everything that could be planned was planned fairly well, though that one thing that can never be counted on […]

Watching Sophie Learn

Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Based on data from several eye-witness acounts we can confidently say that Sophie first crawled on Christmas Day. Her movements were halting and few, but it was a crawl. Since then she’s figured out a few more tricks to locomote, such as draging herself forward one push at a time in order to reach a […]