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Two Week Update – Holy Crap

Two weeks down.  Two blurred, sleepy, fussy weeks. And I wouldn’t change a thing. So…babies are a lot of work.  I’m fully aware that we were told that for the past 9 months, but I’m not entirely sure there is any advice that can be given that can truly prepare you for having a baby. […]

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Advice Baby Gear Thoughts

Seriously…why DON’T they tell you these things?!

You know the one thing I never thought I’d say, writing this blog? “I should have listened to my wife.” Throughout the majority of MOMFC’s pregnancy, my inner-cheapskate really become one with itself when it came to buying stuff for this kid.  Did we really need another box of diapers?  Is he really going to poop […]

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It’s All Coming Together

Roughly four months ago, I did much of my photography work, much of my stay-at-home work, and much of my “junk hoarding” in our third bedroom upstairs.  I knew that wasn’t going to last forever, but it became a lot more real when MOMFC decided to drop the news on me that it was time to […]

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Where Are We Going To Put All of This….Stuff?!?

Mere hours ago, that scene up top was my our living room.  Boxes and bags filled with God knows what were strewn across our floor, blocking both ingress and egress to any other location in our house. That mess?  That mess was the result of our incredibly generous family and friends coming together and helping […]

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Baby Music Updates

99

Well, there is, as they say, no turning back now.  Why is the name of this post “99”?  That’s the number of days we have left until our little guy is due to join this crazy world.  To say I’m excited would be an understatement. It finally struck me while sitting in the car the […]

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Life, As He Knows It, Is Over

That little guy?  He’s been my best buddy for almost 8 years.  On his 8th birthday, he has the potential to share his day with the one thing in life that can usurp his throne in our household.  With our boy due on October 31st, a mere 8 days after Dirk’s (our dog) birthday, I have […]

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The Paint Job

That image should strike fear into the hearts of any man who has ever been on the precipice of losing a room in his house to the future that is “The Nursery”.  For those of you who have yet to be indoctrinated into the “soon-to-be father” club, that image is the picture of, at the very […]

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