Monthly Archives: December 2006

Alex’s progress

The lad’s doin’ just fine   Alex is due another weigh in tomorrow and at the last one he’d gained 5 ozs in just 6 days.  I think he must now have passed his birth weight as he feels more solid … Continue reading

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Heaven is a place on earth

When Belinda Carlisle sang this she probably wasn’t thinking of the banks of the Irwell in Salford but yesterday on a family outting to the winter sales we popped into what I consider to be a little piece of Nirvana.  We took the tram … Continue reading

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TV, Letters and numbers

Maria is becoming better at amusing herself although it only seems to be for periods of 10 minutes at a time.  Even the television loses its appeal after 20 minutes which I suppose is a good thing.  Balamory is still … Continue reading

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Update

Boobs much better but no more dirty nappies since Tuesday so concern swings around to Alex again.  Midwife Natalie visited yesterday and was pleased with progress, she’ll be here again today and Sunday too so it just shows that despite … Continue reading

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Bo_obs

Just when you thought it couldn’t get any ruder!  Poo is no longer the issue of the day, now it’s boobs.    Catriona has mastitus, which is not an uncommon condition and tends to occur between the 2nd and 6th week … Continue reading

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Poo

Yes it was only a matter of time before I blogged about poo.   We haven’t had a dirty nappy since Saturday so were starting to become a little concerned although there were lots of wet ones to keep us busy.  … Continue reading

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Chirpy chirpy cheep cheep

Thanks to the following site you can find out what was number 1 in the charts in the UK or US on the day you were born:   http://www.thisdayinmusic.com/member/birthdayno1.php   Of course I already knew, thanks to my trusty Guinness … Continue reading

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