Monthly Archives: June 2009

First Sign – or just a coincidence?

Perhaps it’s just me being optimistic, but I think Baby Champuru signed back the word “diaper” to me today. We started our Baby Signing efforts on June 18, 2009 with a few simple words, “diaper” being one of them, in … Continue reading

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Independent streak

At 8-1/2 months, Baby Champuru likes to think she is all grown up.  She has been able to pull herself into a standing position since she was 7 months old.  Now, she’s trying to take steps.  Usually, she’ll clutch my … Continue reading

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His First Father’s Day

Hubby cup-feeds Baby Champuru in the hospital. Baby is one day old. (Oct. 5, 2008) When a couple struggles with infertility as we have, the coming of Mother’s Day and Father’s Day is always bittersweet.  We loved celebrating with our … Continue reading

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Jumping on the iBandwagon

I’m a total sucker for the latest and greatest gadget.  If it’s made by Apple, it automatically increases the temptation factor by 10.  Truth be told, I had been plotting and planning to eventually get an iPhone, moving our cell … Continue reading

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Hippie Mom? Me?

Special thanks to Lisa Hoang, Windwardskies Photography for taking this impromptu picture at our recent play date. I’m not sure how it came up, but the term “hippie mom” was thrown out there in a recent conversation and it got … Continue reading

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