Monthly Archives: August 2008

You Know You Have a Teether When…

Because your boobs are sucked raw, your husband decides to take a turn at comforting the poor guy to sleep. But then he doesn’t come out… over an hour has passed and they’re asleep in the rocker. You were supposed … Continue reading

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Toots and Helmet Sports

During bath-time tonight Henry suddenly stopped chewing his rubber duckie, looked up at me, opened his eyes as wide as possible, leaned over a quarter of the way—paused for dramatic effect—and let The Biggest one fly. And then he cracked … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Mommy Brain

This morning I went to get the diaper covers out of the washer to hang them out on the clothesline to dry.  Henry ran out into the yard, and in my haste to stop him from diving into the street, … Continue reading

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More Olympic Highlights

http://gawker.com/5035885/bush-looking-drunk-at-the-olympics

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Henry’s First Day

I was going through old videos and found this one Matt took on the old camera. This is a few hours after Henry was born, before he had to go under the jaundice lights. He was so alert, even back … Continue reading

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Olympic Evolution

In Olympic years when I was growing up, I’d get home from swim practice and park myself in front of the television. I’d fantasize that I was Tracy Caulkins or Janet Evans or Summer Sanders as they won their gold … Continue reading

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Love, Henry

Here are some of Henry’s latest creations:

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