Caviar is a Choking Hazard

Back to work. Back to routine. It’s lovely. Right now, I have a sleeping baby on my chest, a boy plying with his imaginary dinosaur friend named, “Freckle”, and the “Today” show on. This may be TMI, but I am not drinking coffee this morning, instead opting for fenugreek tea and skim milk with ovaltine. … Read more…

Bald Babies Should Wear Wigs

Before I type anything else, I must tell you to DVR Masterpiece Classic tonight at 9pm on PBS, it’s “Downton Abbey” and one of the leads is Maggie Smith aka McGonagall on “Harry Potter” and it’s the best thing since “Mr Bean” and “Keeping Up Appearances”. Incidentally, there is a crapton more Brit TV shows … Read more…

CAKE FOR EVERYONE!!

My Peanut is home. She is acting like herself and playing with her big brother and sitting in her beloved exersaucer. She lost 4 oz of weight while she was sick, so we are now on “Operation Calories”. Last night’s dinner consisted of liquid vitamins whirred up in a chocolate ovaltine, Justin’s chocolate almond butter, … Read more…

A Not Shitty Day

Guess who is feeling better, and has a full-on post-febrile rash, and is COMING HOME?????? This lady!!!! Time to get rid of this nasty IV, scent of eau du hospital, and SLEEP!!!! Poor baby hasn’t slept because of all the beeps and alarms!! Thank you all for your emails and comments. I’m so grateful.

Second Shitty Day.

Day 2 at the hospital with the peanut. She passed the 24 hour seizure repeat. (meaning she didn’t have a repeat seizure.) She’s still really tired and not feeling great, and still not 100% herself, but hasn’t had a fever since 2 am. I miss the Captain like crazy and I cannot wait to see … Read more…