Pinky Reacts to DTaP

Jul 30, 10 Pinky Reacts to DTaP

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Pinky had a slight reaction to the DTap shot she got on Monday at her 6 month checkup. I came home from work on Wednesday and noticed the site of injection was a little red, swollen and lumpy. I called the nurse line and they told me to bring her in to see her doctor since it had been two days since she received her shots. I started...

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Baby Sign Language – Week 2

Our second week of Baby Sign Language focused on snack time! Pinky is still in her taste testing stage, but it was great for Mommy & Daddy to learn the signs for apple, banana, cracker, water, juice and so on. This week’s class seemed to go by a lot faster. We started out with signing a song from Pick Me Up Activity which...

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Reflecting on Pinky’s Half Birthday

As much as I wanted to use my creativity to prepare for Pinky’s Half Birthday to send out elaborate invitations, make decorations, give-a-ways and thank you cards…it was just not going to happen. I felt bad that I could back her cake, make her invites, and do everything else on top of that. Having a background in event...

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First Words…

Although studies show that the words coming out of a baby’s mouth are meaningless at this age (6 months), I am convinced that Pinky’s first word is MAMA! YESsss! I am loving it. She is a smart cookie, and a tough one too! She’s been saying variations of Mama for a while,  such as mum, mam, etc. but without...

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Pinky’s 6 Month Check Up

Pinky had her 6 month check up today! She did so well and she is super healthy! Our doctor’s office recently switched to computer charting – which is awesome because they can fill prescriptions and orders on the spot! Before we left the nurse handed us a printout of Pinky’s Progress and some tips for caring for our...

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