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Week 17: Shots Are Stupid

I’m going to change up my “Ben’s Baby Book” format a bit – instead of days, I am going to post on him weekly. I always knew I would change this up eventually, and since we made it past the 100ish days mark, now seems like a good time. 1,418 more words

Parenting & Children

Why is my baby crying???

Is your baby in a PURPLE phase of crying???

I know the look….I remember the feeling.  Every week I see a new Mom with exhausted worried eyes, and the question, “Is this crying and fussing normal?”  Most new parents are not prepared for the amount of crying their precious bundle produces!  889 more words


2 Month Roundup

I noticed after the fact that last month’s roundup had more than 10 items. I misnumbered at least twice. I decided to leave it, because I think it’s really funny and it shows just how tired/crazy that first month actually is. 1,345 more words


The Devil is a Liar, and Sometimes he Defeats Us.

So, yeah. The devil is a LIAR and sometimes he defeats us. And sometimes it is in an area of our lives that we were convinced we could never be defeated. 2,114 more words

4 Week Postpartum Update

At four weeks and two days out, I am starting to get in the groove of being a mom-to-two. All the credit for this adaptation goes to my mother, who helps with the girls for several hours most weekdays. 613 more words

Adventures In Parenting

The Three Month Turning Point

Lo turned three months this week, and what a difference it’s made. She is now consistently getting four-hour stretches of sleep at night, no longer pooping through every diaper change, and really starting to show off the Stordahl charm with her adorable, toothless smile. 344 more words

A Totally Fuss-Free Day!

Today I decided to start “sleep training” Josephine to get accustomed to the bassinet she has forsaken.

To Bassinet Or Not To Bassinet — That Is The Question. 681 more words

A Day In The Life Of Baby