Survival Of The Hungriest

September 12, 2012

Monday. Lots of snuggling going on! My parents left yesterday after a final lunch on the porch Mom made us tomato + cheese sandwiches with plum, fruit salad and quinoa And then we were a family of 3. A while later, Matt had to run to the bakery to tend to something urgent, so Maze […]

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Welcome Home Party

September 11, 2012

[omg I am baby wearing for the first time and can’t believe I have two hands again!!] When we got home at noon yesterday, my family had a celebration planned! Maze took a nap in his crib while we unpacked all of our hospital stuff [Loved the swaddleme for the afternoon, but he hated it […]

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Hotel Martha Jefferson

September 10, 2012

Good morning!! The bears love their new brother – they made a special hospital trip with Grammie Buzz for the occasion! I miss you all so much. I miss regular blogging and it feels really weird to go to bed without posting!  I have SO MUCH I want to share and no time to sit […]

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Maze Daze

September 9, 2012

We are home!!! It’s been such an exciting day. I loved being in the hospital – the nurses were so helpful and the accommodations excellent. However, now that we’re home, I am SO glad to be here!! I was able to get in a 40 minute nap this afternoon in my own comfortable bed while […]

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Falling In Love

September 8, 2012

Matt and I have spent the day getting to know Maze – we took a bajillion photographs, worked on a video, re-counted the entire birth together (most of which I barely remember!) so I can recall the details when I write my birth story, practiced breastfeeding, and did some skin-to-furr bonding. Here are some of […]

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Baby’s First Day

September 8, 2012

We are having a grand ole time getting to know one another here!! Despite not having any sleep yesterday other than two 20 minute naps, I somehow made it through the day without feeling very tired at all. Breakfast yesterday was eggs, toast (which I slathered in butter and jam) and OJ. Despite how hungry […]

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Happy Birthday!

September 7, 2012

Mazen Duke! Born at 3:38am on September 7, 2012. 8 pounds on the nose and 20.5 inches long! He is healthy and the sweetest baby I’ve ever met! Smile! Last night was INTENSE. We went in to the hospital on the early side at only 2cm and 70% effaced due to my strep B and […]

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