Monthly Archives December 2009

Eating like a big girl!

So we’ve been giving Bella more and more table food for the past couple of months. However, everything we had been giving her were things we had first ran through the blender and then fed her with her spoon. Well, right before Thanksgiving last month we had to go to a funeral and after it…
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Fluffy Christmas Families Have Been Picked!

After a few weeks of agonizing over applications, the families who will be receiving diapers for Fluffy Christmas have been chosen.  Charlene from Tiny Tush and Marisa from Growing Green Bums helped make the decision.  It was one of the hardest decisions any of us have ever made.  I think I speak for them when…
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Becoming Bilingual

I don’t know how much I have gone in to my bilingual background but I am, Spanish & English. Now, our intention has always been to raise the kids bilingually BUT if you know anything about it, when everyone around you speaks only English it makes it difficult to speak Spanish. To myself? Nah. To…
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Crazy Is As Crazy Does

So there was a time a couple of years ago when I went “crazy” (as defined by medical professionals – a recap of that super-fun time can be found here). While I was in the program, I was under the care of several doctors including my favorite (i.e. the drug-prescribing one); a small, Indian gentleman…
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Dinner Is In The Oven… It’s 9AM!

I have the hardest time making dinner with both kids, especially since Willow does most of her longer naps in the morning/mid-day. And if I have to deal with raw chicken, forget about it. Once I get it on my hands, in the sink, on the counters, I won’t touch the kids at all until…
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Thrifty Christmas: PART 2

One of the bummer parts of being on the tail end of a big family is that when the holidays roll around your parents are hard-pressed to justify buying you new things…especially when they peek into your toy room and see an embarrassment of riches courtesy of your older siblings’ hand-me-downs. A bigger bummer, however,…
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Another update from me

I have been meaning to update my blog and let you know how I am doing.  I had my appointment on Saturday.  My ultrasound went well.  I still have about 12 follicles.  They seem to be growing well (I think).  I go in tomorrow for another appointment.  If all goes well tomorrow (I think) I…
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