Monthly Archives: September 2010


Well our due date has come and gone. Nathan kept telling me yesterday…”You still have six more hours when you could go into labor on your due date.”….”You still have three more hours….” Oh well. Unfortunately, I didn’t have a … Continue reading

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Fully Operational

We’re in a holding pattern waiting for the baby to come. But that doesn’t mean I can’t do a thing or two around the house:

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Just Add Baby

After a lot of work, our baby’s room is finally ready! We’ve gone with an animal theme, and green and brown as the colors. The work has taken many days and many trips to various stores, so we are very … Continue reading

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Changes for cats

The total transformation of our office into the baby’s room (more on that later) has been quite an adventure for our cats. In general cats get nervous about any minor change in their domain, and we have been making a … Continue reading

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Pregnancy Fitness

I have been attending a pregnancy fitness class for the last three months or so. It is basically water aerobics modified to keep the heart rate down in a safe zone. It was recommended to me one day when I … Continue reading

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Baby Shower

I was blessed to have a wonderful baby shower over the weekend. A special thank you to Kristy and Peggy Brice along with my mom for hosting and planning it. Nathan and I were overwhelmed by everyone’s generosity when we … Continue reading

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The rain came down but the zipper didn’t come up

Of all the maternity clothes we bought for Kimberly, we never got her a rain coat.

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3 weeks – A moment or an eternity?

With just under three weeks left until our due date I have been thinking a lot about time. 3 weeks often sounds like an eternity since we are now mostly ready for the baby and it is getting more and … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished

I am pleased to announce that today marks the end of major clean-out operations in the Smith household. It is true that not everything has gone to plan, and it has dragged out a lot longer than anyone hoped. But … Continue reading

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