September - 14 - 2011

I love podcasts…now. I didn’t think they were all that great….but it was because I wasn’t listening to the right ones. My favorites are now: Doug Loves Movies Nerdist Podcast NPR’s Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me If anyone hasn’t heard them….go now and subscribe (all are free via itunes or their websites). This screenshot also  [ Read More ]

September - 13 - 2011

Melody had a little bit of swelling and raised blood pressure today…and we started to think it might be a problem when we checked out her feet when we got to the doctor’s office: And…just so there are two embarrassing pictures from our family for this blog post…here’s me using a breathe-right strip to help  [ Read More ]

September - 12 - 2011

I like playoff sports. I like finals. I don’t like random matches that don’t mean anything. Today was the Men’s US Open Tennis final, between the top 2 players in the world….Djokovic vs Nadal. Great match, although Nadal got his ass kicked in 4 sets. I thoroughly enjoyed what will be the last tennis match  [ Read More ]

September - 11 - 2011

I think Melody’s belly looks awesome…she thinks it doesn’t look as awesome. But…here it is commemorated in all its glory.

September - 10 - 2011

if for no other reason, I will enjoy staying at the hotel for a few weeks because of the waffles. I love a good waffle, and this place’s machine works just great. Now…if only they had good bacon to go with them.

September - 9 - 2011

Dentist appt this morning….went well…but sore. And it’s not over…although i was able to push off the next procedure until next year, when my $1000 max benefits payment (per year) re-ups).

September - 8 - 2011

Long day….so long……my tweets were sideways

September - 7 - 2011

So…we’re out of the house. The moving crew came in today while I was at work (Melody and her Mom were there though), and moved  everything into other places in the house, so that the abatement people could start tomorrow. It’s like an “after” photo from the first day after we finished the renovations of  [ Read More ]

September - 6 - 2011

We had our 35 week ultrasound appointment today, and it resulted in a very happy piece of news for melody. She’s off bed rest! After 10 full, long, arduous weeks of being confined to the bed, the couch, and the bathroom, Melody is now able to get up and around as much as she  [ Read More ]

September - 5 - 2011

Today I washed (well…put in the dishwasher equals washing) all the bottles and attachments for the twins. There’s a lot of stuff we have already, and that’s not all of it yet. Tonight we watched a few episodes of the “50 documentaries you should see before you die” show, and I enjoyed it because  [ Read More ]