Monthly Archive: May 2006

Thus Begin the Temper Tantrums 9

Thus Begin the Temper Tantrums

Today, for the first time, Adrianna had a temper tantrum. A few actually. If she got frustrated about something, she would throw herself down on the floor and cry. It was quite cute since...

Our Memorial Day in Pictures 4

Our Memorial Day in Pictures

The weather today was beautiful. It was overcast and in the lower 70’s all day. Adrianna explored our front yard. Adrianna tasted some bark, even though Mommy warned her not to. Shoulda listened to...

Another Fun Way to Drink Your Milk 3

Another Fun Way to Drink Your Milk

I heard happy baby laughter behind me as I tried to surf the web on Greg’s Mac this evening. I turned around to see what could be so funny, and was greeted by a...

Monday Memories – Bittersweet Memory of Karen After Surgery 2

Monday Memories – Bittersweet Memory of Karen After Surgery

Some other bloggers out there are participating in a “Monday Memories” theme, so I decided I will play along. I think it is important to write down memories and have been trying to do...

BRAT diet 0

BRAT diet

After Adrianna’s afternoon nap, we used the BRAT diet (Bananas, Rice, Applesauce, Toast) and fed her some toast and bananas and she was able to keep them, along with drinks of water, down. She...

My Little Trooper 2

My Little Trooper

Adrianna had a restless night where she woke up crying several times. This morning, she didn’t eat much breakfast, which is very unusual for her as she is not a picky eater and she...

Spiders, and Wasps, and Mice – Oh My! 3

Spiders, and Wasps, and Mice – Oh My!

With Spring comes many of the annoying pests that I so detest. Ick. I am not scared of bugs, but I absolutely cannot stand spiders or wasps. They both scare me. I don’t mind...

Peek-a-Boo 3

Peek-a-Boo

This is the reaction that I get from Adrianna when we play hide and seek. She is just coming around the corner and I surprised her with an enthusiastic “Boo!” After the game of...

Dirty Dishes and Dog Kisses 2

Dirty Dishes and Dog Kisses

Today was a busy and productive day. The kind of day that makes me feel satisfied with all I accomplished. Vacuuming, mopping, dishes, cooking, laundry, general cleaning, dusting, weeding, and rose trimming. Whew. That...

Catitude 0

Catitude

I finally got my scrapbook stuff out again and completed a page. Nothing fancy, but it feels good to get another page done. As always, the line down the middle of the page is...

Catitude 0

Catitude

I finally got my scrapbook stuff out again and completed a page. Nothing fancy, but it feels good to get another page done. As always, the line down the middle of the page is...

Mommy Monster 3

Mommy Monster

When my three siblings and I were growing up, we used to enjoy playing a game that was known in our house as “Mommy Monster.” It basically consisted of my mother hiding somewhere in...

Cici’s Pizza 0

Cici’s Pizza

Now that we have a child who likes to make noise when we go out to eat, we find ourselves eating at Cici’s Pizza more and more. Cici’s is a pizza buffet place that...

Family Pics and a Fun Coincidence 7

Family Pics and a Fun Coincidence

Well, we finally got our first family pictures taken. Getting Adrianna to smile proved to be a bit of a challenge since it was close to her naptime, but we managed to get a...

What a Friend She Has in Winnie 1

What a Friend She Has in Winnie

I have mentioned before how much Adrianna loves her teddy bears. Winnie the Pooh holds a special coveted place in her crib every night. He is a great companion. He can play music if...