Surrounded by Girls

Thursday, December 30, 2004


So? Do you like the "Globe of Frogs" design? Be honest. I can take it.

I can always restore the "Barbie" pink if that's the consensus.


Wednesday, December 29, 2004

Vital Stats, 3

Today's update:
  • Weight: 10 lbs, 2 ounces
  • Height: 22 1/4 inches
  • Head Circumference: 15 inches
Also, we're happy to report that Melanie is off her monitor. No more wires!

Sunday, December 26, 2004

Start every day with a smile and get it over with. ~W.C. Fields


Now THAT'S... a shared moment.


The girls hanging out in the kitchen on a Sunday morning

ALL the girls hanging out in the kitchen on a Sunday morning

Sunday, December 19, 2004


"When your hat's at a rakish angle, it's because you look like a rake"

Holiday Emma says, "Happy Holidays!"*

(* translated from dog)

First in a series.

2nd in a series.

3rd in a series.

4th in a series.

80 degrees and sunny on December 19. Gotta love San Diego weather (and Santa Anna winds). By the way... does this baby make me look fat?

More pictures, Daddy?

Happy, happy baby

Lights and music require intense concentration.

"... gaze in wide wonder... "

Thursday, December 16, 2004

Spitting image?

Wednesday, December 15, 2004

Enamored of our new mobile

It's just in the past few days that she's really taken a notice of the world around her... at least within a few feet. It's quite a change.

Vital Stats, 2

Today's update:
  • Weight: 9 lbs, 7 1/2 ounces
  • Height: 22 inches
  • Head Circumference: 14 3/4 inches

Monday, December 13, 2004

Vital stats

As of last Wednesday, Melanie is up to 8lbs 14oz, and 21 1/4inches long.

Great progress. Way to go Melanie, and a big thanks to Mom.

Rubber Ducky -- drying off after a bath

Pretty in pink

"One million dollars."

"All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up."

"Is this a dagger which I see before me..."

"I want to be like Mike."