Archive for September, 2009

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

a girl can never have too many pairs of shoes

I made Violet some shoes. So I went a little overboard. It seemed necessary that she have a pair to match all her outfits. Of course, I still need to make the obligatory pink and purple pairs. You’d be surprised how limited the selections are in the local fabric shops around here. I really had […]

Sunday, September 27th, 2009

a name and a blessing

Violet received her blessing at church today. Mike did a wonderful job giving our little girl her blessing. The Evans (Jim, Sara, Hayley, and Matt) and Grandma Kathy came for the event. It was a very short visit, but we still enjoyed what little time we had together with good eats and great conversation. I’m […]

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

making it personal

It always delights me when my babies start to move past just being eating/pooping/sleeping machines and begin developing little personalities. Violet is entering this engaging stage and has graced us with her little smile more than a few times since Sunday. Rather than talk about how cute she is, just have a look for yourself. […]

Sunday, September 20th, 2009

one wedding and a road trip

Violet went on her first road trip this weekend to go my brother’s wedding which was 3 hours away, and Violet did fabulous. She slept most of the time on the way there and back. I pumped some milk into a bottle, and Violet took the bottle without a fuss. Mike wants to step it […]

Saturday, September 12th, 2009

exercise schmexercise

In keeping with her tradition of sleeping most of the day, Violet fell alseep in less than 10 seconds flat when put her on her blanket for some tummy exercises. This baby is the sleepiest baby I’ve ever had. Not that I’m complaining. My mom came for a visit for the Labor Day weekend. The […]