Monthly Archives: January 2009

Nemu Nemu

Baby Champuru proudly wears her Nemu Nemu hat Thanks, Scott & Audra! 🙂

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3-month checkup

Yesterday Baby Champuru went for her three-month well-baby check up. Thankfully, this appointment did not include shots. Looks like that is scheduled for next month. 🙁 Baby is now weighs 12 lbs. 13 oz. (50% percentile) and is 24-1/4 inches … Continue reading

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13 lbs.

Thankfully, 13 pounds is not the amount of my weight gain, but rather how heavy Baby Champuru is. (Well, 12 lbs. 13 oz. if you want to be precise.) This is significant because for the first time, I busted out … Continue reading

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Comfort Food

We’ve been having a wet winter this year and it’s perfect weather for one of my comfort food favorites: beef stew. Here’s my recipe: Slow Cooker Beef Stew 1-1/2 to 2 lbs. stew meat (I buy it from Costco) 1 … Continue reading

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Hip-hoppin’ like a fish out of water

Cross post from the Champuru Health & Fitness blog: Tonight, I jump started my fitness regimen with a bang tonight by attending a hip-hop class at 24-Hour Fitness with Jan. Dancing is one of my favorite things to do: Okinawan … Continue reading

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