Category Archives: Pax’s First Year

S Vs. Crabby Nurse…Take 2

R has an ear infection.  Pretty par for the course…he tends to get these.  This one caught me off guard, however, because his ear infections almost always surface the night before we’re about to get on an airplane somewhere, so….surprise! … Continue reading

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Reasons Why I Love Co-Sleeping #548

We’ve been having a few rough nights, since both boys (and I) are all sick.  Mike has been sleeping with Raines, in his room, just to keep the insanity levels down.  So it’s been me and lil’ P all night. … Continue reading

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One Good Thing About Philadelphia: Smarter Nurses

Raines got sick first – fever, cough, chills, etc.  Then I did.  Then….it seemed like Pax was getting sick.  And I hate when babies get sick.  So I called our (new) doctor.  We haven’t been in yet (and YES, I’m … Continue reading

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Freeze!

Pax has been refusing to nap all day. It’s his new thing. Along with climbing on stairs, chairs, stools, his brother…and throwing his food forcefully across the room when finished. He is finally asleep (it’s almost 10PM). I gingerly lay … Continue reading

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Best. Husband. Ever.

Posted in Mobile Uploads, Pax's First Year | 1 Comment

So THIS is what Mainline babies wear

Poor Pax doesn’t have any summer clothes that fit. He’s wearing 12-18 month clothing. I popped into a boutique in Wayne when the temps hit the high 80’s, hoping to snag something for him. Denver is a dress your kid … Continue reading

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So Mad He Could Spit

You know those little stages they go through?  The ones that are so fleeting that if you don’t capture it “rightNOWrightNOWrightNOW” (as R used to say)…it’s gone? I got it.  Pax’s new trick.  He busts it out whenever he gets … Continue reading

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