Monthly Archives: August 2007

deep breath

I just realized that I’ve come to that point in pregnancy where I feel like I can’t breathe as deeply anymore. I really have to try to expand my ribs outward to try to get a good breath in. I … Continue reading

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parade!

Went to the annual Dundee Day (my ‘hood) this Saturday with the fam…enjoyed the Pancake Man (who, for $6, serves up the tastiest all-you-can-eat pancakes I’ve ever had! I was in carb heaven.), the people-watching, and the parade. Which, by … Continue reading

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retreat

I spent the weekend in Iowa City a couple of weeks ago with the Whocares blog girls. We stayed at the Brown Street Inn (stay there if you’re ever in Iowa City – the rooms are comfy, the porch is … Continue reading

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yum

My midwife told me that I could stand to gain a little more weight – specifically in the form of protein and calcium. Since I’m currently responsible for growing another human, I oblige. Are you thinking what I’m thinking? CHEESE! … Continue reading

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blackie

Reese loves animals, but since she’s too young to help take care of a pet and our landlords don’t allow them, we’ve adopted this little black squirrel who comes to play under our locust tree out front. Blackie gets roasted … Continue reading

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a rose by any other name…

You know the rest of the line, right? That’s what I’ve been contemplating lately – we’re going to be changing the spelling of Rhys’ name to ‘Reese’. Michael & I had separately been thinking about doing it, but hadn’t said … Continue reading

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amigos

Rhys has made some new friends here in Omaha – and it is hilarious to see how she meshes with each one. It’s two entirely different scenarios. She picks up on the energy of each kid – or group of … Continue reading

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