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Archives for July 2012

Images From Our First Week Home

Cascadian wishes for the motor skills to cover his ears. First bath. They loved it. Oh wait, no, they hated it. But it was still cute. We took them out to the Moreland Farmers Market, because we are Portlanders, and because it’s goddamned wholesome. They slept through it. Thanks to Den Mother @lisepetrauskas¬†for taking photos […]

The Birth Story, Chapter One

I’m going to start writing the twins’ “birth story,” because that is something I am supposed to do. And also, because I have this blog for writing such things. And also, I play a fairly big part in the whole process. And boy, I sure do like writing about myself. I was really feeling pretty […]

Home, Feeding Babies and Thank You v2.0

Okay, so we’re home. All four of us. We are a family of four. FOUR. I don’t know how this happened. Dave and I are both home and we are getting adjusted to round-the-clock feedings, 12, 3, 6, 9, am and pm. Right now, it’s a two person job. Cascadian starts complaining a half hour […]

Please Stand By

While we figure this shit out. Hungry Boys from Mile73 on Vimeo.

Some Baby Updates

It’s been eight days since the babies were born. I am still in the hospital. Not because I need to be. I was discharged on Wednesday. But the boys still need to be here. And because I am a breastfeeding mom, I was given the option to stay at the hospital with them. I got […]