Rhone received his first mail the other day from his great Aunt Charlene and Uncle Wally. It was fun to see a letter addressed to Mr. Rhone Oliver Pond! As you can see from the picture, he was very excited! : )
Rhone Oliver Pond has arrived! Today is his 1 week birthday but I’ve been so busy learning how to take care of him that I haven’t had a chance to update my blog. He arrived on 2/19/16 (his due date!) at 12:59am. Weighing 7 lbs. 3 oz. and 20 1/2 inches long. We are so […]
Today is Valentine’s Day! To celebrate we did a little shopping then had lunch at the North Bend Bar & Grill. The Buckaroo is due any time now and my stomach must look huge because when I’m out random people just start talking to me about the baby. Here are some of the things people […]
This week we tried the free week from Blue Apron (thank you Phuong!) Last night I made Mexican Spiced Salmon with Black Rice, Avocado and Orange Salad. It was pretty good, I especially liked the salad. Here is the recipe for the salad. Mix together the ingredients below: 1 cup of black rice cooked 1 orange – diced […]
Anyone who knows me knows that I love shoes! The Buckaroo has five pairs of shoes so far. Baby shoes are so cute!!
We had Chinese take out yesterday to celebrate Chinese New Year. This was the fortune in my cookie – I thought it was fitting!
The Buckaroo has quite a few friends arriving this year too! Many of my close friends are expecting and cousin Margaux was born in November 2015. This weekend we went to meet baby Madison, my friend Kristi’s baby girl. I was so happy to get to meet her, she is such a sweet baby girl. […]
We decorated the Buckaroo’s room with a whale/fish theme. It is all set up and ready for him when he arrives!
To prepare for the Buckaroo’s arrival Ryan and I took some classes – A Day About Baby and Delivery Day – Birth and Beyond. We took the classes at Evergreen Hospital in Kirkland, where the Buckaroo will be born at. We’ve also picked up some tips from books. Ryan received the book below from Taylor, Erin and […]
I’ve heard it can be difficult making dinner once baby arrives so I decided to make a couple of freezer meal options. I made chicken enchilada casserole and baked spaghetti. I made 2 batches of chicken enchilada casserole, one that we ate that night and one is in the freezer – this was yummy! http://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/chicken-enchilada-casserole-5 […]