Monthly Archives: May 2012

Trip to New Orleans

Sarah and I spent Memorial Day weekend in New Orleans visiting my parents. It’d been quite a while since we’d last been there (my family travels here frequently, and our last planned trip to New Orleans for Christmas 2010 got … Continue reading

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Baby Scrum!

Having a baby reminds me a little of planning a wedding in that, when it comes down to it, you really only have to do a couple of things to make it happen, but the list of optional things-to-do is … Continue reading

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New Camera

I’ve always had a lingering interest in photography, but I’ve never really taken the time to dive into it. Now, though, it’s not up to me… baby Mendez demands good bath-time photos to be shown to his/her high school friends, … Continue reading

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And I thought I hated clothes shopping before…

I like getting new clothes, and I like looking good in new clothes, but traditionally I’ve been very inept at connecting those dots. Because I avoid things I’m not good at, I generally avoid clothes shopping, settling for the same … Continue reading

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Baby FAQ

Old news: we’re having a baby. Old picture: Here are some questions that people ask (or that I want to explain) about having a baby. I haven’t been keeping a journal, so this is partially just to record my early-pregnancy … Continue reading

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