An adorable meeting of the minds. Pumpkin’s curiosity was already very apparent!
It’s amazing how much she changed in the first month, from a scrunch-faced little nugget to a big-eyed wee person. … Read More 2009: First month with Pumpkin.
Leaving the hospital with our daughter was legitimately one of the scariest moments of my life. The enormity of responsibility that we’d just undertaken didn’t really hit me while we were in the hospital — we were taken care of so well by the staff at Carolinas Medical Center, everything was very structured and organized.… Read More 2009: Going home with our girl.
There’s a distinct lack of photos between February and April of 2009. My first experience with morning sickness had me down for the count. It was all-day sickness for me, accompanied by a profound fatigue. On April 20, 2009, we had our first ultrasound, where we found out that Pumpkin was a little girl. Now,… Read More 2009: Our first ultrasound.
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Finally being able to take the kids out for a fun (but brief) Friday evening felt like something that would never happen. Although Panda is still a bit unpredictable, the amount of time that we can spend in public before a meltdown is getting longer, and a drink generally only gets spilled one time, on… Read More Family date night.
On Friday, I sent a screen-cap of the weather forecast to Captain, planning for the weekend ahead. We’re always so busy, and I’m just getting over a nasty head cold, so we were excited to have an open weekend with such wonderful weather. February weather in Ohio is rarely this lovely, let alone this lovely so… Read More A warm day in February.