Monthly Archives: January 2010


Peanut Update:  Eleven Weeks The Peanut started developing toenails and fingernails this week.  After starting to develop bones last week, I had to stop myself from saying “Is that all?” this week.  The main change is that the baby is … Continue reading

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Current Reading:  America America, by Ethan Canin I have always been a fan of Ethan Canin’s short stories.  His novels?  Not so much. I can’t tell you how many times I have picked up one of his novels and wondered, “Have … Continue reading

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One of my New Years Resolutions is to learn how to make cinnamon rolls.  And it can’t be just any cinnamon roll:  it has to be a Paradise Cinnamon Roll. Oh, oh God.  Paradise Cinnamon Rolls.  Oh.  Oh, nom.  I’m having … Continue reading

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Peanut Update: Ten weeks today.  The Peanut is about an inch and a half long.  It’s bones are starting to develop this week, and it also can flex its arms.  This has lead to numerous body building jokes around the house.  (At our 8 … Continue reading

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I’ve picked up knitting again.  This is against my better judgment: Lord knows I have enough hobbies at the moment.  But I’m trying to thin out my craft stash and several years ago I inherited a large quantity of white … Continue reading

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