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Welcome to The Redheads, a blog on the life of a redheaded family.

28 Jan Posted by in Pregnancy | 4 comments

This baby’s coming!

This baby’s coming!

This is a 36-week belly. And today we’re already 37 weeks! Baby has definitely dropped. (I’m nearing the point where I’m certain if he/she drops any lower, they’ll just fall out, but Midwife Shannon assures me there’s a much longer process to the whole thing.) I started taking a liquid calcium/magnesium supplement, aaaaaand I’m sleeping at […]

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26 Jan Posted by in Corban, Jaeda, James | Comments

The One-Day Snowman

The One-Day Snowman

We got a good snow over a week ago and were determined to use the sunny, slightly melty Saturday afterwards to build a great snowman. Especially because Friend/Neighbor/Former CoWorker Imelda had given us a snowman kit as a present! It was a great morning quite deserving of hot cocoa.

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24 Jan Posted by in Corban, House, James | 2 comments

Ode to the Basement and God’s Work

Ode to the Basement and God’s Work

Walk down the stairs To throw in another load Splash! go the slippers What do my eyes behold?! Another inch of water When we thought our work was done Tears drop in the puddle As I stand a minute, stunned Race up the stairs To grab a pair of boots Call James home For cleanup in […]

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22 Jan Posted by in Corban, Jaeda, James, Pregnancy | Comments

Nesting, drawing, sleeping, crawling

Nesting, drawing, sleeping, crawling

So there’s this condition called nesting, and I’ve got it. The baby’s dresser is fully organized (as is the entire room!); pictures have been placed around the main floor (okay, so that’s something that should have been done a long time ago, but apparently I just needed the motivation of laboring at home to git ‘er done); […]

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Rapid fire updates.

Rapid fire updates.

On January 1, James declared that plunger-ing our toilet once and twice a day would not be welcome in the new year. So with YouTube behind him and an elated wife in front, we marched off to Lowe’s with confidence and determination. James has really upped his handyman skills thanks to other neighborhood handymen and is […]

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