May 29th, 2009

And also Dresserage and Changing Tableage. That’s right, everything arrived today! The dresser was something that didn’t need assembly, the crib was already assembled, and made them leave the changing table for me to do. Unfortunately, the crib was also something for me to do because it’s too wide to fit through a standard interior [...]

27 Weeks – 13 To Go

May 19th, 2009

I remember thinking at 19 weeks that I couldn’t possibly get any larger. Well here at 27 weeks I am thinking the same thing. I also can understand how taking a long walk can put someone into labor. I took walk yesterday and I had to waddle on home. At the end I felt like [...]

Lucas Alexander Stemen

May 19th, 2009

9 things to love about Baby Luke 1. He moves when Aaron talks 2. He already has the best taste in clothes thanks to his mom 3. He has friends in this world and he hasn’t even arrived. His friends are waiting for him – he will be popular 4. He is a mentor – [...]


May 12th, 2009

Finally finished painting and putting the nursery back together. This past weekend, I put up two coats, a couple edging coats, and a new ceiling fan. Yesterday evening I painted the last edging coat and began replacing the outlets and light switch with new, satin nickel face plates. Today I replaced the last two outlets [...]

Primed and ready!

May 5th, 2009

I managed to put up a coat of primer in the nursery. So, now it’s ready for action! And by “action”, I mean “painting”! In a couple of days, I’m going to pick up some paint, some blinds for the rest of the downstairs, and order blinds for that room. I know Sarah wants me [...]