Archive for the ‘baby’ Category

penny: one to two months.

Thursday, August 27th, 2009

Our sweet little Penny is now two months old—and my goodness, has she grown. Penny Notes: When Penny was six weeks, she weighed in at 12 lbs. She’s certainly taking after her brother, Joshua, who was about the same weight at the same time. I’ve been flipping through Katie’s baby book saying “Well, she’s outgrown […]

the penny present post.

Saturday, August 22nd, 2009

Okay, I’ve been promising that I’d do this for about two months now… (whoops!) I proudly present the “Penny Present Post!” I have the bestest on-line buddies in the world. And they showered me with some fantastic presents (showing me that they’ve been paying attention and they know what I like!) I am so blessed… […]

penny: zero to one month.

Saturday, July 18th, 2009

Little Miss Penny turned one month old yesterday! I thought I’d mark the occasion by posting some (oft requested) snapshots along with some “Penny Notes.” For each of my kids, I’ve made little notes on the new things that they were able to do at what age, usually in a notebook. Then, when it came […]

birth story.

Sunday, July 12th, 2009

So, I was lying in bed at 1:30 a.m. in the morning when I rolled over to my left side and felt the tiniest little “pop” down bellow. I thought to myself, “Did my water just break? No… can’t be. Just wishful thinking. Um… WHOA!” Yes, indeed—my water had broke! I woke Travis up and […]

birthdays and baby girls.

Friday, July 3rd, 2009

Wednesday marked two special occasions—one of my babies turned two weeks old and another one turned three years old: Ah, homemade birthday cake! There’s nothing like it. Isn’t this just a work of art?! Joshua would have liked to have a “Monkey George” cake (thanks to an issue of Creating Keepsakes magazine where he saw […]

penelope joy.

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009

Miss Penelope Joy Seitler is here! Little Penny was born at home at 1:09 p.m. on Wednesday, June 17th. She weighed (believe it or not) 9 lbs. 4 oz. and she was 20 inches long. She was my biggest baby so far! Katie was 7 lbs. 13 oz. and Joshua was 8 lbs 11 oz. […]