wit & whimsy

At fifteen days, Adam has a double chin and fewer skin wrinkles on his arms and legs (thank goodness). He’s still a grumpy potato head who will occasionally toss us a smile, just to maintain our sanity…just a little bit.

At eleven days, Atticus’ cheeks are plumper, maybe thanks to the overnight cluster feedings and on-the-clock pumping. We’re exhausted but happy.

One week old Atticus.

Around the house: babies adjusting to a new baby in the home and pain killers for everything that ails me.

We’re now a family of five!

We’re now a family of five!

Offspring memo: for the most part, Adam will be wearing hand-me-downs from his female cousins but once in a while, thanks to friends and family, he’ll be oh-so-cool!

Offspring memo: for the most part, Adam will be wearing hand-me-downs from his female cousins but once in a while, thanks to friends and family, he’ll be oh-so-cool!

Crazy dog lady: and maybe crazy plant lady too…

Iced tea and currant scones after a picnic in the park!

Iced tea and currant scones after a picnic in the park!

Offspring memo: Ray got me a can of cola with “maman” on it! I was pretty, pretty, pretty pretty pleased.

Offspring memo: Ray got me a can of cola with “maman” on it! I was pretty, pretty, pretty pretty pleased.

Crazy dog lady: aged perfectly for ten years — deliciously corn chipsy!

Crazy dog lady: aged perfectly for ten years — deliciously corn chipsy!