Category Archives: milestones:truman

Shadows

Lord help me, my youngest son’s life is going to be forgotten in a swirl of sleeplessness, multitasking and memory loss. He deserves to have a record of his life too! He is, as of today, afraid of “shadows”. And … Continue reading

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Peewee in training

Truman is keen to do all the things his siblings do. Having just turned two, he is ready to learn to skate. Margie had him out on the ice a few times this past season, and he really liked it. … Continue reading

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Self-cleaning Baby

Now, when Truman says, “I want tubby, Mommy” I’ll know to move a little faster. By the time I finished what I was doing he was in the tub, stopper in place, filling it with hot water. In his PJs … Continue reading

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Two!

I keep meaning to update all the folks who aren’t FB friends. We are back from the Caribbean, where we had as close to an idyllic two weeks of vacation as is possible with three kids six and under, one … Continue reading

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Peas in a Pod

This boy is so much like his sister it is a bit uncanny. The agility, strength, early physical milestones match up. We hung this bar for her because she needed a safe place to dangle. He spends tons of time … Continue reading

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Shouts of Joyful Support Heard ‘Round the World

Pee in your potty before you get in the tub, boo-boo. Success!

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Cubbers

I know that this in no way counts as a blog post, but it is 3:06 am and my baby boy is sick with a cold. He just asked for covers for the first time after 19 months of kicking … Continue reading

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Buddies

My friend and I are trading mornings taking care of each other’s kids. It is so fun having two babies in the house again, even for just a few hours a week. Gotta run – it is full on here!

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The Good Fairy

I put the the three kids to sleep by myself after a long hot hard day. It is 8:47 pm and my mom clearly saw that Margie ‘s car wasn’t in the driveway so she came over and let herself … Continue reading

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Big Shoes To Fill

Truman is enamored with his siblings and his mothers’ clothes and shoes. He clumps around the house in size 8 muck boots that barely squeeze onto his stubby legs. I love this phase.

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