I’m still beaming from our ultrasound experience on Monday. Michael and I had such a fun morning with Baby McLees! Here we are in the waiting room. Michael wore a blue polo, but he said he just threw something on, and was not thinking about gender colors. I wanted to wear a dress for this… Continue reading It’s a Boy!
How Big is Baby McLees? This week, our little one is comparable in size to the following: a sugar glider, a spotted salamander, a newborn dassie rat (not counting the tail length), a bell pepper, and a sweet potato. He or she is about 5.5 – 6 inches long and weighs approximately 6.5 ounces. Movement:… Continue reading 18 Weeks
How Big is Baby McLees? At 17 weeks, our little one is comparable in size to the following: a pear, an artichoke, an onion, a chipmunk, a pygmy marmoset, and a baby yellow-bellied marmot, (also called a rock chuck). He or she is about 5 inches long and weighs approximately 5 ounces. Baby’s sense of… Continue reading 17 Weeks
How Big is Baby McLees? Our little one is comparable in size to the following: a dill pickle, a Philippine tarsier (one of the cutest and smallest primates in the world), a gerbil, and a baby salt water crocodile. He or she is about 4.5-5 inches long and weighs approximately 3.5 ounces. Baby may be… Continue reading 4 Months
In Michael’s words, “these are addicting!” I found this recipe on my sister’s Sweets and Treats pin board. It comes from Christy Denney’s food blog, The Girl Who Ate Everything. You can access her post here. I think these cookies would be perfect for Christmas time, although right now I’m also enjoying them in the late… Continue reading Hot Chocolate Cookies
How Big is Baby McLees? Our little one is comparable in size to the following: an apple, a navel orange, a Hass avocado, an eclair (not a long john), and a canary. Baby’s legs are now longer than his or her arms. He or she can sense light, but the eyes will remain shut until… Continue reading 15 Weeks