i'm pregnant and it's going to be a rollercoaster

…and the pasta comes back up again. April 23, 2010

So we’ve had the dreaded gastro bug that people tell me has been going around. Poogie, you started with it early Saturday morning, Aunt R1 got it on Saturday morning too, your Dad got it on Sunday evening, and I got it on Wednesday afternoon. So we’ve had a few days of retching (more…)


Eating is a messy business. April 15, 2010

Filed under: eating,Parenting,Raising a Child — rakster @ 6:30 pm
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It’s somewhat circular isn’t it.  Eating is messy when you’re young, when you’re really old, and not as much fun in between. We’re just too polite to really get as messy as it should be sometimes.

You enjoyed your pasta for dinner tonight.  I can tell. Which is good as the doctor is a bit worried about your weight… (more…)


Going slightly crazy. (any suggestions for activities for a 10 month old??) April 13, 2010

Hello Poogie,

Well, we’ve been out of action for 9-10 days now and both you and I are going slightly crazy…. To say the least.

I’m confident we’re on the home stretch, but this flu has been horrible. And so not only have we been feeling not great, but in the interests of infecting the least number of others we’ve been laying low and staying around home a lot. And you and I are both sick of the walls in the house. (more…)


You’re so beautiful – Movie Monday April 12, 2010

Filed under: activities for kids,Movie,video — rakster @ 10:30 am
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Hello Darling,

You’re so beautiful 🙂

Enjoy the video. (more…)