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I swear I don’t know where my days are going!!
I had all these brilliant ideas about all these things I would be able to accomplish once I was home on maternity leave. Well, projects are still on the shelf waiting for me. Ati I even thought i’d have time to put together some scrap books. Yeah right!
I can’t figure out where all my time is going. I had no idea taking care of a baby took this much time. I barely have time to check email let alone write people back. And blogging is such an indulgence nowadays!!
oh and lets talk about showers…. I used to think its a joke those women who would complain about not having time to take a shower. Kumbe its true! As soon as I put baby Obama to nap and step into the shower he wakes up and start wailing. There I am, all soaped up and debating to let him keep screaming and rinse off, or create a sudzy puddle all the way to his crib and try and calm him down. It was funny the first two times. After the third time it gets old.
Much as i’m miffed at how little time I have for myself I have to admit i’m quite proud of myself and the little guy for how much he’s grown. He’s put on close to 4lbs in 9 weeks and has those chubby cheeks babies get. I marvel that all this is from drinking my milk and my milk only!
And as i’m typing this he’s swaddled in bed right next to me completely refusing to take his nap and just smiling and cooing at me instead. It warms my heart. What a cutie…….I”m smitten
While I admire people who act out of moral or religious conviction, I’m dumbfounded by the Pope flying all the way to Africa to tell us to stop using condoms!!
I wonder if we’re going to see a spike in HIV rates as a result of his urging.