Seven Quick Takes

October 8, 2010 at 7:20 am 9 comments

Happy Friday, y’all!

1.
Thanks for your advice about my glasses. I’m taking them back to the eye doctor today to get them rereadjusted. I will keep taking them back until they feel good and don’t make my brains mush out of my ears.

2.
My best friend’s dad made Jansen a bookshelf for his bedroom. He is delivering it this weekend and I couldn’t be more excited!! I can’t wait to see it and I’m so honored that he took the time to make something special for my little man! I’ll be sure to show you pictures next weekk.

3.
I gave Jansen a bath yesterday morning and as I was taking him out of the tub and putting him in a towel, he peed all over me. All over me. I had to laugh about it and ignore it because we all know that the worst feeling in the world is NOT getting peed on by a newborn… it’s getting out of the bath and not being wrapped up tight in a towel. Honestly, there is nothing worse than being cold after a warm bath. So I had to ignore the pee and bundle my baby up.

4.
Jansen will be a pumpkin for Halloween. I know that’s not very original but I saw the costume and it was so cute and on sale. We don’t have any Halloweeny plans, we’ll actually be at a baby shower. But I think it’s totally appropriate for a newborn to dress up for Halloween at a baby shower. Right?

5.
Jansen is laying on Stephen’s chest right now. I think that may be the most beautiful sight in the world – your baby laying on your husband. Sometimes I’m shocked that I have a husband. Always I’m shocked that I have a baby.

6.
Did you know that there is a Chia Obama? Like the Chia pet… but an Obama. Ch-Ch-Ch-Chia.

7.
Look how cute. I love these boys!

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9 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Maureen aka Emmie  |  October 8, 2010 at 7:28 am

    Super baby!!!! He just needs a little cape…HE IS SO CUTE! and I LOVE HIM SO MUCH!!!!!!!

  • 2. Mama Fuss  |  October 8, 2010 at 7:56 am

    My daughter was a pumpkin for her first Halloween costume. But she was at an odd age – she was 7 mos old and not walking, but too big for the baby costumes – so her costume was too big, really, but SO cute anyhow. She tolerated exactly 2 houses before she screamed to get out of the costume, so it was good that I had an orange onesie she could wear.
    I think at this age, the costumes are more about the photo ops anyhow.

  • 3. DebbieQ  |  October 8, 2010 at 1:41 pm

    #3 – sometimes I am reminded that it was really good to have girl babies. That doesn’t happen that often.

    #7 – oh how adorable. It just makes the hear go zing.

  • 4. DebbieQ  |  October 8, 2010 at 1:42 pm

    That last one should read “heart go zing”. Apparently I cannot spell today.

  • 5. Lyndsey  |  October 8, 2010 at 2:35 pm

    Keep him tiny for my visit

  • 6. Nora  |  October 8, 2010 at 3:28 pm

    That last picture is totally swoonworthy. Love.

  • 7. Katherine  |  October 10, 2010 at 11:37 pm

    Love those pictures. Miss those moments.

    We went super easy for our first Halloween – I put my girl in a bright pink onesie and said she was a jelly bean!

  • 8. osarah  |  October 11, 2010 at 1:09 pm

    I’m so glad we get to meet Jansen in his pumpkin costume!

  • 9. Rachel  |  October 11, 2010 at 3:48 pm

    I feel your pain. I cried every day for 2 weeks when I got ready to head back. Then I cried everyday when I dropped him off.😦 It’s no fun… but neither is not paying the bills. We do what we have to.

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