Archive | July, 2008

Colt - 5 weeks old

6 weeks old!

Right after Colt was born, Nancy told me that 6 weeks was the magical time in a new Mom’s life that things seem to settle into a routine and she’s no longer the completely-clueless-crazy-person-with-the-new-baby — rather she’s starting to feel "normal" and a little more in control of things. I’ve really felt that the last […]

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Not 2. Not 4. — You get 3 strikes.

So, this may seem out of character ? but I am absolutely obsessed with a mildly obscure reality show called ?So You Think You Can Dance??. I stumbled upon it a few years ago (yes, it has enjoyed several seasons now) and I fell in love. It?s a lot like American Idol ? except with […]

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Colt - 1 Month Old

5 weeks!

Well here it is — 9:56 p.m. — and I am finally sitting down to write my weekly Colt Report. He started smiling some this week – but I haven’t been able to get a picture yet. I hope he is smiling a lot more by this time next week and I can get a […]

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Colt - 3 weeks old

One Month Young

Another exciting week in the life of Baby Hood! Though I couldn’t quite get my act together to have Colt participate in Cow Appreciation Day last weekend at Chick-fil-A, we did have a good week. I know I’ve mentioned before that our backyard is like our own personal Wild Kingdom. This week was no different. […]

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You’re Gonna Miss This

She was starin’ out the window of their SUVComplainin’, sayin’ "I can’t wait to turn 18"She said "I’ll make my own money, and I’ll make my own rules"Mamma put the car in park out there in front of the schoolThen she kissed her head and said "I was just like you" You’re gonna miss thisYou’re […]

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