IMG_1069.JPG Originally uploaded by griffey “Oh Noes! Get him, Harry!”
IMG_1067.JPG, originally uploaded by griffey. She especially liked the picture of the zebra.
IMG_1064.JPG, originally uploaded by griffey. Each smile is better than the next! Today I got Eliza interested in a book with large, colorful pictures of animals. She thought they were pretty funny. If she’s anything like her dad and mom, she’ll be quite the reader when she grows up.
Cutie Pie Originally uploaded by griffey She’s really starting to like getting a bath. She smiled through the whole process this time around. FYI: The yellow thing I’m holding is a spray shower head covered with a washcloth to diffuse the flow and keep it from spraying all over the place. Hey, it works!
Eliza has had three fussy days/nights in a row, which is highly unusual for her. She’s usually a very peaceful, calm baby who is rather routine-oriented already. But for the last few days, she has been grumpy, refusing to nap, and crying as soon as we put her in her crib at night. After doing […]
IMG_0993.JPG, originally uploaded by griffey. This picture doesn’t need words. Pure happiness. And a curious puppy. Life is wonderful right now!
Eliza is starting to wear some outfits that are sized 0-3 months. Finally starting to outgrow the newborn sized things! She’s also starting to smile just a little bit. It’s the best thing I’ve ever seen. Her eyes simply light up when she’s happy. What makes her happy? Playing with her dad, listening to mom […]
A nice visit from Nana, Pop, Aunt Jenna, and cousin Parker today. Eliza slept most of the time and when she wasn’t asleep, she was eating. But Nana got to help give her a bath, and that was quite fun. Nana is like a sedative for the babies. She touches them, and they’re out. Too […]
…so that I could order a few of these. Dakigokochi To celebrate the birth of a baby in a way that makes it feel like the kid’s right there in your arms, a rice shop in the southwestern Japanese city of Kita-Kyushu will send out a customized dakigokochi, a roughly baby-shaped bag of high-grade rice […]
It’s off to work mom goes. (Yes, new parents tend to talk about themselves in the third person.) Do I have to go?? Yes. Do I want to? No. Eliza will be exactly one month old the same day I go back to work. It doesn’t seem fair. Why are maternity leave policies in this […]