Smiles at 5.5 weeks!

One month today! We were treated to some smiles yesterday.

One month today! We were treated to some smiles yesterday.

liartownusa:

Bearfinger: Book Two of the Beastfinger Trilogy by Erly Grancolas

liartownusa:

Bearfinger: Book Two of the Beastfinger Trilogy by Erly Grancolas

This baby is all flippy-floppy, for about a week now. Based on an old-wives tale I once heard, this means it will be born on May 10.

Today Schenkelbaby 2 is a sweet potato. It is also sapping all my energy.

Today Schenkelbaby 2 is a sweet potato. It is also sapping all my energy.

Scheckelbaby 2: The Reckoning is an avocado today. Just tonight Emmy asked if she could get in my tummy like a baby. I said there’s only room for one in there.

Scheckelbaby 2: The Reckoning is an avocado today. Just tonight Emmy asked if she could get in my tummy like a baby. I said there’s only room for one in there.

THIS IS GOING TO BE THE GREATEST MOST BADASS MOST ADORABLE FRIENDSHIP AND I CANNOT FUCKING WAIT

Squee! Can’t wait.

(Source: spacehaired, via sherlock-has-got-the-blue-box)

Today Schenkelbaby: Part Deux is the size of a peach. 

Today Schenkelbaby: Part Deux is the size of a peach. 

F. Scott Fitzgerald in a letter to his 11 year old daughter

Things to worry about:

Worry about courage
Worry about Cleanliness
Worry about efficiency
Worry about horsemanship
Worry about…

Things not to worry about:

Don’t worry about popular opinion
Don’t worry about dolls
Don’t worry about the past
Don’t worry about the future
Don’t worry about growing up
Don’t worry about anybody getting ahead of you
Don’t worry about triumph
Don’t worry about failure unless it comes through your own fault
Don’t worry about mosquitoes
Don’t worry about flies
Don’t worry about insects in general
Don’t worry about parents
Don’t worry about boys
Don’t worry about disappointments
Don’t worry about pleasures
Don’t worry about satisfactions

Things to think about:

What am I really aiming at?
How good am I really in comparison to my contemporaries in regard to:

(a) Scholarship
(b) Do I really understand about people and am I able to get along with them?
(c) Am I trying to make my body a useful instrument or am I neglecting it?