Category Archives: Baby

A new arrival

Our wonderful new son was born on Tuesday. Life with 2 children is as crazy and wonderful as we could imagine. He weighed 4.5kg or 9.9 pounds! Significantly bigger than his sister, who was only 2.9kg at birth. I will … Continue reading

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Very belated birth story 

I have been thinking a lot about labour and birth recently, for obvious reasons. I thought it would be good to write down Roo’s birth story before I have another to forget about writing! Beware, this is very long. To … Continue reading

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Language

Roo is 14 and a half months old and she has found her words. Over the last three weeks she has become very talkative and we can sometimes understand her. It is so wonderful to ask a question and get … Continue reading

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Run Roo run

Roo is now 13 and a half months. She’s such a physical little person. She is pretty much constantly moving, even in her sleep. She runs everywhere, including into our arms for a hug (cutest thing ever). Yesterday I was … Continue reading

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The plague house

Apparently it is possible for all three of us to get different, but equally horrible, illnesses at the same time. Winter sucks. Roo has hand, foot and mouth disease. It was picked up in her settling visits to childcare so … Continue reading

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Hello again

It’s hard to believe that Roo is nearly a year old. I’ve been remiss in posting for ages. I had a kind of strange blog experience that put me off. I was scrolling through posts under the tag ‘lesbian’ and … Continue reading

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Wow, 7 months (or so) already

Thought I would update a bit more often than every six months. Everything is changing so fast with Roo. She’s becoming a little person and it is amazing to watch. Age: 7 months and 7 days Weight: 7.7 kg Length: … Continue reading

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