Matilda's birthday ticker Margot's birthday ticker

31 March, 2012

Out for a stroll

With her two babies.

Daddy and daughter

Sleeping like a baby with Margot and barrettes in his hair. What an awesome dad.

30 March, 2012

Three weeks old

Margot now sleeps about 18 hours a day instead of the 20 hours from her first week or so. Matt and I get about 6 hours of sleep in 2-3 hour blocks. It's been a good three weeks.

29 March, 2012

Spring basket

Matilda was excited to find eggs in her spring basket from school.

27 March, 2012


Matilda helps me make cookies and tastes each ingredient including the stick of butter.

25 March, 2012

Ballet sisters

Matilda is excited about ballet.

24 March, 2012

Thank you

To Jim and Evelyn for the cute outfits for Matilda and Margot. Mati couldn't wait to try hers on. Thank you so much!

21 March, 2012


And Margot Moose.

Where is Thumbkin?

Here I am!

Not bad for 12 days of work.

Well appointment

All went well at Margot's well appointment. She is back over birth weight at 8 lbs. 15 oz. up 9 oz. from last week.

20 March, 2012

Cow ballerina

Matilda, the cow ballerina, rides her horse following her dance.


And sleeping.

18 March, 2012

Reading to sister

Eyes open

After a good week of sleep, Margot is up and awake.

17 March, 2012

1 week old

Happy 1 Week to Margot! Actual time awake over the first week is maybe a day. I don't think Matilda slept this much.

16 March, 2012

More sleep

Margot is a good sleeper.

15 March, 2012

Zero years old

Celebrating the big 0 with cupcakes and a candle, Matt and Matilda help blow out Margot's candle.

Happy Birthday, Grandpa Joe, who celebrates the big 73 today.

Eat and sleep

Just ate (again) and back to sleep.

13 March, 2012

Ready for rain

Two different ways to handle a rainy SF day.

First bath

She didn't like the bath, but she really enjoyed the shampoo.

11 March, 2012


Margot investigates if Daddy also has milk. Sadly, no.

10 March, 2012

Mommy and Mati

Matilda talks to mommy before Little Sister (Margot) arrives.

09 March, 2012

Margot Marylyn Smart

Welcome, little sister.  Born in San Francisco on March 9, 2012 at 4:33pm.  8 lbs 12 oz.  21 inches.


Matilda Bee stings Daddy with her stinger.

07 March, 2012

If we had twins

Two Matildas.

06 March, 2012

Going to school

On the way to the Treehouse.

05 March, 2012


Little sister, Mati, and mommy share a tiny, single scoop of single-origin chocolate sorbet.

04 March, 2012

Marin farmers' market

Bouncy house and face painting.

02 March, 2012


Matilda helps tidy up the kitchen.

01 March, 2012

To school

On a very rainy day.