7 December 2011

Advent-y Stuff (and pregnant whining)

Feeling very tired and achey today, so words aren't coming easily. I don't know. I keep having flashes of panic about getting further and further overdue, simply because of Christmas coming and everything *else* - if I could just go hide out somewhere and not be needed for the next month, I could probably happily wait this baby out. Too many different (conflicting) needs. And I need more sleep. And to just have the baby already. *whine*

Wintery activities and Advent things... Well this week *is* feeling a bit more, not organised exactly, but perhaps flowy. I feel less like I'm pushing uphill when I suggest doing something other than watching cartoons. We did stuff this week. Together. And I didn't do so much nagging or shouting or other horrible communicating.
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The second week in Advent on our Season Table. Jesse Tree in progress (still very much behind but ah well)!
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Home made play dough for ornaments. Well, it never made it that far, but great fun was had by three small girls anyway.
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Christmas card made by Jenna.
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Making bird seed cakes for feathered garden visitors.
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Biscuits just made for horrendously coloured icing and sprinkles. ;)
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Laundry drying in the living room. (I know, not so very seasonal, but the dryer is broken and I am speculating about how I will manage to keep enough towels clean and dry on standby for a water birth when the girls currently take a bath a day together!)
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Night time walks.
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Look at that moon! I am full and round and *ready*. Soon. Right? Right?!?

3 comments:

  1. oh dear..... it seems it was not a good birthing night after all.... i will keep sending you lovely labour vibes and checking for that birthing post......... or lack of posts.... which i will take as a good sign something has happened!!

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  2. Thinking of you, sending love x

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  3. Hope you´ll be released soon! Jamie was 10 days late , he was meant to be a November baby but came in December :) ! I well remember waiting and waiting and waiting! That full moon should help though :)
    Kimmy x

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