Archive for January, 2008

Annemarie the Cow-Girl!

Sunday, January 27th, 2008

  The happy family in cow-town "Yawn... I'm bored! When does the rodeo start?"  

Snow Angel

Friday, January 25th, 2008

"Daddy says I have to start practicing my snow-angel technique..." "The thought of playing in snow makes me almost want to smile!" Oh, and we're happy to announce that Annemarie is "official" now - her social security card arrived, and we picked up the official copy of her birth certificate! ...

Invasion of the Toys

Thursday, January 24th, 2008

"Daddy, there is this strange spotted guy who has been hanging around my crib..." "He's always watching me!" "Maybe he flew here in that UFO that's hanging over my crib?"

Adventures in Tummy-Time

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

"Eh? Tummy Time? What's that?"  "Hmmm... Something feels... different?"  "Guess it isn't so bad..."  "OK, this is getting a bit old now..."  "Somebody HHHHEEEEELLLLLLPPPPPP!"

Post-Bath Moments

Monday, January 21st, 2008

Latest updates - on Jan 21 I weighed 8 lbs 8 oz for my doctor's visit! Go me! Mommy is very happy about my weight gain...   "Enough already! Let me go back to sleep!"

Weight Update

Friday, January 18th, 2008

Just a quick note - at her doctor's appointment this morning, Annemarie's weight was back up to 8 pounds - a definite improvement! (Not quite back to her birth weight, which is what the doctor would have preferred (usually desired by 2 weeks of age), but pretty close...)

Big Eyes…

Thursday, January 17th, 2008

"Daddy says that if I open my eyes really wide people will give me anything I want... Time to start practicing!" "Feed me!"

Future martial artist?

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

Hey, if she can already do this good a side block in her SLEEP, we bet she'll be doing flying kicks within the month! "Sleeping is also a good time to practice my 'profound thinker' pose"

Annemarie… beware the Dark Side…

Tuesday, January 15th, 2008

Hunger leads to anger... Anger leads to fear... and fear - fear leads to ... the Dark Side! "Mom, dad - I warned you - now I'm REALLY going to let you have it!" (Sorry, we had to post something to respond to the large number of "oh, she looks so ...

“Wet Noodle” Pose

Monday, January 14th, 2008

Nope, I am *NOT* sleepy... HEY, YOU - LEFT EYE! OPEN UP! Why is it getting so dark? Zzzzzz... Note: No babies were harmed while taking these photos... And no, we don't usually keep her in that position!

Still Slurping…

Thursday, January 10th, 2008

Thursday's doctor's appointment went well - weight was up to 7 lbs 8oz, and bilirubin level back to the initial 8 level. The doctor said that the jaundice has improved enough that we can return the biliblanket machine, and that we should keep feeding the baby (her weight ...