Category Archives: Preemie

11 months

I still can’t believe my little stinker is 11 months old.  Another preemie mom e-mailed me recently to check in because she’d heard preemie moms often struggle around a year.  I sort of blew that thought off until I realized … Continue reading

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2012, now with (some) new pictures

Someone told me on Saturday that I must be so glad that 2012 is almost over since it was such a bad year. Wait, what? I suppose it started out rather poorly.  February was basically spent in and out of … Continue reading

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Things I don’t know how to tell you

I’m sure you’ve noticed blogging has been lighter again recently.  We’ve had a lot of medical appointments in the last month, but I still haven’t figured out what to say about them. “Failure to thrive.”  That’s been getting tossed at … Continue reading

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Baby butt cannon and other tales from the trenches

My mom says I should update my blog more often. I’m still impressed my mom understands what a blog is.  Sometimes I’m sad my parents are too internet savvy to do stuff like this: Anyways, speaking of parenting, I have … Continue reading

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The best laid plans

I had so many ideas about how I was going to parent.  Charlotte, of course, threw all that straight out the window. I never planned on having a baby that I left at the hospital in the care of strangers, … Continue reading

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Tuesday Miscellany and an Argument

First of all, I cancelled my http://runningonwordsblog.com domain.  So for now, pretty please switch back to https://runningonwords.wordpress.com.  The Kate Sullivan is helping me figure out a massively improved (and independently hosted) blog if I ever manage to pull my head out … Continue reading

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Thoughts on #2

And I’m not referring to poop (sorry, Emily).  Although, I could write a second dissertation on baby poop if I really wanted to.  Lucky for you, I don’t find her poop interesting.  Just stinky. Anyways, a lot of people have … Continue reading

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