Category Archives: Doctor Visits

Two Year Checkup

Vivi’s 2-year well visit to her pediatrician was this week – a whole month behind. “We’ll call you when we’re putting the schedule together,” they said. Yeah, right. And by the time I called them, well, the appointment was a … Continue reading

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We are still alive! … and Vivian is one year old!

Hi there! How are you? We’re great. Somehow, we landed in the US and I immediately dropped the blog. I could go through the whole ‘why that probably happened’ thing, but it doesn’t really matter, does it? And then I … Continue reading

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GigantoBaby

Vivian’s 6 month birthday is next Tuesday, but she went for her 6-month-checkup today. (We’ll be busy with packing out our house on Tuesday! Aaahh!) This goliath baby is 28 inches long and weighs just a tad over 21 lbs. … Continue reading

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Four Months Old!

Yesterday was Vivian’s four-month-birthday. Hooray! (Yes, we are going to celebrate all of these! Until she’s 18! Alright, alright, maybe not 18. Maybe just 1.) The last month has seemed like even more a blur than ever. Maybe it’s the … Continue reading

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Eight Weeks Old!

For her 8-week “birthday” yesterday, Vivian gave us a gift: she slept last night for six straight hours. Amazing. We shall see if it was a fluke or the start of a wonderful new era. (This stretch of sleep brought to you … Continue reading

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Three Weeks Old!

Today marked Vivian’s third whole week in the world. Yay! The big update is that, upon our return visit to the Navy doc this week, she is up to 9.0 lbs. That means basically a full pound gained in a … Continue reading

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Back Together At Last

So I missed a day of updating, and it was a rather important day too. So I shall make up for it with the gusto and verve befitting such a great story! As of yesterday, early afternoon, Vivian is out … Continue reading

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Good News from the NICU

After a particularly long night, we took our time getting our stuff together in the morning. The MIL and I made our way to the Byouin to see Cara, and she seemed to be doing much better this morning. Before … Continue reading

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Due Date

Today is Azuki Bean’s due date – and yep, I’m still pregnant! You would have heard about it otherwise. The frequent updates from a week ago tapered partly because I’ve been having some tech problems… but I indulged myself yesterday … Continue reading

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Nope, *Still* No Baby Yet

I am still at home, and there is still no baby to report. Actually, as of right now / thus far today, the contractions have tapered somewhat. Every so often I’m still feeling one, but mostly either they are so … Continue reading

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