I’ve thought about updating this blog several times over the last 2 years. Obviously, I didn’t. When, after several months of thinking I put thought to action and attempted to log in, I found that I couldn’t. After several sessions with the hosting service’s support desk, we finally ironed out the problem, and access was… Read More 2 Years
My, oh my. An entire year has come and gone since you joined our midst, Jack! What a fun, happy little boy you are. I’m so glad that I have the opportunity to be your mother, and that I have had the pleasure of watching you grow and change over these last 12 months. We… Read More 12 Months Old – Happy Birthday, Jack!
And just like that, Jack has turned 11 months old! Jack Tobias Tucker – 11 Months Old (taken during trip to Winston-Salem, NC) Here’s a little update on how things have been with this guy since last month’s update… General Health Wow – talk about teething. With Joe, teeth seemed to just appear and we’d… Read More 11 Months
Guess who’s 10 months old? Time sweeps by so quickly – one minute, Jack was a dream in my heart and then: poof! He was there. I can hardly remember what life was like before he got here. So, Jack – I need to apologize right off. I haven’t done nearly as good of a… Read More 10 Months (and then some)
Joe and Jack and I went to see Santa Claus at New Town Shopping Center in Williamsburg. By far, it was the most low-key Santa visit that I’ve ever had. We almost didn’t go. I’ve been so overwhelmed and busy lately that I thought perhaps it would be good to knock this thing off the… Read More Visit to Santa Claus
How are these boys growing up so fast?!
Dear Jack, I have to apologize to you. As is so often the case, the 2nd child tends to get a little less attention spent on things like updates and photos and baby books. Sorry 🙁 Especially with all of the moving that we’ve been going through, I have to admit that I’ve let your… Read More Jack – 3 1/2 Months Old
I neglected to put up a 4 week post for Jack. I’m sorry, but I had a good reason – for 6 days I rarely saw the outside of this hospital room while Jack was sick with RSV and bronchiolitis… Jack and I were on one of the paediatrics wards at Starship Children’s Hospital from… Read More A Week in Starship Children’s Hospital
Guess what came in the mail today for Jack? Yep – his New Zealand passport. Dual citizenship is definitely worth all of the paperwork, and I must say that his NZ passport is a lot more high-tech in appearance than US passports! I’m waiting to hear back from the US Consulate here in Auckland regarding… Read More Got It
In case you’re wondering, I’m only planning to do the weekly updates for the first 4 weeks of Jack’s life. I did a similar thing with Joe and want to keep up the tradition. Yes, Jack is 3 weeks old today. Time has zoomed by. Here’s how things are going since his 2 week update…… Read More 3 Weeks Old
Jack is 14 days old today! Here’s how things have been going since his 1 week update… General Health Jack now weighs 3.9kgs, or about 8lbs, 9 1/2 ounces. He lost a bit of weight by his 1 week check but he’s since gained it back, plus more. All told, he’s put on roughly 10… Read More 2 Weeks Old
My baby Jack is 7 days old today! Here’s how things have been going… General Health We’ve had 2 home visits from the midwife. The first was the 48 hour post-discharge check, the second was Jack’s 1 week check-up. She’ll continue to visit once per week till he is 6 weeks old, at which point… Read More 7 Days
Introducing the newest edition: Jack Tobias Tucker Jack was born on the 26th of April at 7:30 in the morning – he was 38 weeks on the nose! I started to feel a bit uncomfortable around 9:30pm the night before. I tried to go to sleep but kept getting up. Finally, around 11:30pm, I made… Read More Baby Jack