Tag Archives: beginnings

She had me at hello

She had me at hello. I can’t believe how in love I am. Even the sleepless times during the night when she’s crying and I can’t do anything to fix her poor little tummy. One look at her and I … Continue reading

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Fuzzy concern

Bella and Bear instantly took Bubba in as one of our pack. They are full of curiosity for this small person and show great concern when she cries. Particularly if I take more than 10 seconds to respond – then … Continue reading

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Bubba, meet your fuzzy siblings

Not all bubbas are lucky enough to have two divine big puppy dogs to come home to. But then again, she’s not all bubbas! I’ve read extensively about introducing a bubba to the furry family. We’ve had the DVD that … Continue reading

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I spoke too soon

I’m sure it happens to everyone. I wasn’t really that worried about it, but thought I should ask the midwife whether to keep feeding while there are cracks, or to feed only from the other side. I shouldn’t have asked. … Continue reading

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If this is a holiday, shouldn’t there be someone bringing cocktails?

Both my obstetrician and the paediatrician asked if I was enjoying my holiday. Last I checked this was a hospital room. In a hospital. Sans bar. Or even room service. When questioned about it, my obstetrician said that every time … Continue reading

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Is she really all mine?

Could it be possible that she really is all mine? That’s what I think every time I look at her. I can’t believe she’s mine. She’s so incredibly perfect in every way. She’s tiny (2.685kg or 5.9lb), has a mop … Continue reading

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This. Is. It. (even though it may be an odd place to sing our school song?)

Luckily she’s slept for most of the first 24 hours because she’s been with me the whole time (this hospital doesn’t take bubs away to the nursery) and I’ve been sick. Really sick. Apparently morphine and my person don’t mix. We’re … Continue reading

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