busy boy

i’ve been watching mommy lots lately, so i’ve learned how to work the computer all by myself. aren’t i a genius? mommy and i have been so busy lately. on the days that it’s not... Read More

5 months old!

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Judah is 5 months old today! I can’t believe it; time is flying by faster than i would like it to! He is starting to move around more and more. When I get him from his crib in the morning, he is... Read More

time flies

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Yesterday, a couple at church brought their brand new little baby girl. she was a tiny bub, weighing 6 lbs 5 oz when she was born not even two weeks ago. as i looked at her, i could not even fathom th... Read More

first tooth!

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judah cut his first tooth today! i just noticed at dinnertime…i’ve been pretty sure that he was teething lately, so i’ve been checking his gums frequently. where there was nothing ye... Read More

FINALLY updated

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well, i have finally updated this blog. now that people have stopped checking it, because i left it for so long. if you do happen to come across this, however, please note that i have added a whole sl... Read More

swimming lessons!

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Judah had his first swimming lessons today! Mommy took him into the pool, and daddy watched from the sidelines. Although Judah was one of the youngest babies in the class, he did very well! He even we... Read More

first time camping

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rob was in a wedding this past weekend (congratulations, rod and rebecca!), so i went camping with my parents near where the wedding was so that they could babysit. judah saw the campfire for the firs... Read More

pics of the week: 17 weeks

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i think my little boy is the most handsome guy in the whole world. maybe it’s a little conceited, but when he looks at me with those big dark probably-brown eyes, i absolutely melt. i absolutely... Read More

swimming!

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we took judah swimming for the first time today, at my (karen’s) parents’ pool. he screamed a lot, but once he got used to it, he didn’t seem to mind it too much … judah’... Read More

feeling better

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i haven’t been able to post too much because judah has been extremely fussy and not feeling well over the past several weeks. we have just discovered, by process of elimination, that judah is al... Read More

the baptism

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today was judah’s baptism. what a big day! we are so thankful to God for this precious son that He has blessed us with, and we have committed to raising judah to know and love the Lord. i just p... Read More

judah’s first trip

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this past week, i took judah to ottawa with my mom and dad so that he could visit his great grandma and grandpa helleman for the first time. he did so well in the car and overnight at his great uncle ... Read More

pic of the week: 5 weeks

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This picture wins this week just because I’m thankful to whoever invented the baby swing. My parents bought us one this week, and it is absolutely AMAZING!! Judah loves to sit in it and listen t... Read More

thankful for more support

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Judah and I had a hard time with the breastfeeding again this past weekend, so I’m thankful to have found a public health breastfeeding clinic that works out of the Sears at Limeridge Mall. They... Read More

pics of the week: 3 weeks

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Isn’t he little?? This basin and pitcher are the ones that Rob and I used to wash eachothers feet at our wedding. It took a few shots to get a picture of him in it without him crying! Silly pare... Read More

our little poster boy…

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Today we took Judah back to Trillium so that he could have his “newborn” pictures taken. For the first little bit, he just wanted to sleep, and none of the pictures turned out. But then I ... Read More