Day 4 of the throwback baby pics starts NOW! Babies are fragile little things when they are born. They’re constantly crying, shivering, weak, and need the love and support of the parents to get them through those rough patches during the first year of life. There are exceptions to every rule. As you can see… Read More A Strong Foundation.
Day 3 of my throwback photos starts NOW! Do you see this baby? This baby that was squeezed into what seems like a onesie pajama that was one size too small? This baby that has a look on on his face like “feed me, or someone will pay!” This baby that regardless of what I… Read More Squeeze At Your Own Risk.
Day 2 of my baby pics starts..NOW! Going back in time can be a scary thing. Not because of the memories, but because of the changes you see that are just mind boggling. Do you see this deathtrap of a stroller I’m sitting in? How in the heck did this monstrosity make it through the… Read More Let’s Take A Stroll…
Day 1 of sharing my baby photos. The below photo is of my maternal grandmother holding me on my first day home from the hospital. As you can tell, I was a monster of a baby, weighing about 9 lbs, 10 ounces at birth. My mother had to have a C-Section performed because of my… Read More He’s Home!
It’s almost week 37 on the pregnancy tour and our little girl could be arriving any day now. In the spirit of that event, over the next week, I’ll be posting one of my baby pictures with a little story related to the photo each day. The photos I selected are baby photos so that… Read More Life Imitates Life.
I was in the house, walking to the kitchen and I stopped and peeked into our new nursery. Over the weekend, my daughter’s room came together nicely. The crib, dresser, and rug all came in and once everything was in place, a funny thing happened. It’s been a sprint to get the nursery ready. I… Read More A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Kitchen.
Dear Daughter: You’re about 5 weeks away from coming into this world and there are some things I want to talk to you about. Your room is coming along and should be finished by the time you get here. I’m sorry, I wasn’t exactly the fastest in helping to get it ready and it should’ve… Read More Dear Daughter.
In early November, my lady and I had the mandatory maternity shoot. You know, the ones where couples pose in cool backgrounds, smile and the pregnant woman looks regal as can be. Admittedly, I had heard of maternity photos, but never really paid any attention to them. I knew it was something that couples did… Read More Picture This…
I wake up every day and the first thing I do is look around and appreciate everything that is good in my life. Friends, family, work, health, etc, all make it into my daily thanks. It’s Thanksgiving and today, people will be giving thanks for many things. I want to take a brief moment to… Read More Thank You.
“Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.” – William Makespace Thackeray. I’m not religious, but I firmly believe in this quote. Growing up, I was a HUGE momma’s boy. My mom was everything to me. She had the tough talks with me, disciplinarian when she needed to be,… Read More Hey Now, You’re An All-Star!