2 weeks

I can’t believe that miss Capri is already 2 weeks old. she has given me 2 nights in a row of good solid sleeping. She is a champ. It’s such a delight to have a new baby again. She is absolutely amazing. She just melts your heart. And she is a cuddler.   Just so precious. […]

what a diff a week makes

i am loving this photo.. did a little bit of a photo shoot yesterday. so cute. capri didn’t bother waking up…why should she? –it was the middle of the day. she only is awake at night! LOL… hmm, wonder where she gets that bad habit!!!well, just about a week old… i remember exactly how i […]


so nice to come home!i can’t believe all the congrats and well wishes!! thank you everyone… wow! thanks for the compliments on our little cutie and her fun name! i do love the name… i have to admit, kim archer’s little girl was the first time i heard the name 3 years ago when i […]

it's a ……

GIRL! Baby Capri Swapp was born Monday at 5:12 pm, she is 7 lbs, 2 oz. 20 inches of cuteness.This is the DH posting for Heidi, who is doing great and is thankful for epiderals (sp?).Heidi is convinced that the whole heartburn lots of hair theory is for real, Capri has lots of blonde hair […]


well… i got that dissapointing call from the hospital that i was 1/2 expecting! my dr. said that the hospital would call me by 10 pm to let me know if i could come in for my 5am appt. well, at 10:01pm, i got the call that the hospital is at capacity… that has happened […]

penciled in~

like my big huge calendar?i thought maybe it would help me with deadlines…um, turns out… it doesn’t take care of the deadline problem, but it sure looks cute! i got it from pottery barn… it’s huge, and it’s a white board and magnet board combo… all the numbers and months are magnets.. i can’t say […]


blogging is the LAST thing i should be doing right now…but i have been working on something for Creative Escape, and it  had me going through some old stuff that i have done… the oldies but goodies… it’s SUCH a delight to wander through my old pieces… remembering, reading…feeling so thankful that i wrote stuff […]

moving on up

well, today was quincy’s first official day in her new room! for whatever reason, i keep thinking about the little ‘bearnstien bears’ book that talks abouat a new baby… and how sister bear had to move out of her little room, and her little bed to make room for the baby that was coming. i […]


This morning I got a call from a friend who said she had something she wanted to give me before my baby came… quincy invited her daughter to come over and play so she was going to come by. She showed up with tubes of soaps, lotions, exfoliators and the like and announced to me […]

early morning nesting

i am exhausted. it’s ridiculous.i am in all-out-‘nesting’ mode…and i can’t stop!of course, with the new member of the family very close to arriving, everything must move. we have to move the den, to move quincy, to make the nursery. in order to move the den we had to clean out all the crap in […]