new mama news

9 days and counting…

being a mama is hard work but well worth it. isn’t she lovely?


birthing is also hard work. the birthing center, the midwives and the whole experience was amazing. they were great. in our one week of experience, doctors/nurses seem to have a problem with birthing centers. our pediatrician informed us he is pro-antibiotics. i’m still not sure what he meant by that.

the hyphenated name dilemma only concerns children of two german citizens. if one parent is a non-german, you can name your child whatever the law allows in your home country. one paperwork problem solved, eleven million thousandy dual national paperwork issues left to solve.

i have no idea what’s going on in the world. i think chirac gave a speech. hostages were released or something. the weather is gorgeous. and eventually i’ll get to responding to all of the well wishes one day in the future.

and a link for good measure, in case you are missing the good old posts on race: the segregated blogosphere



  1. bowleserised said,

    Thursday 15 March 2007 at 6:57 pm

    Congratulations! She’s gorgeous!

  2. patrick said,

    Friday 16 March 2007 at 1:00 pm

    congratulations on the birth of your daughter! 🙂 lovely indeed!!

  3. Ben said,

    Friday 16 March 2007 at 4:33 pm

    Hey, welcome to mama-dom! and all that. She is quite the cutie.

  4. sattva said,

    Sunday 18 March 2007 at 1:43 pm

    thanks y’all! appreciate the congrats 🙂

  5. Lee said,

    Sunday 18 March 2007 at 4:19 pm

    Woo-hoo! Congrats!

  6. Teju said,

    Monday 19 March 2007 at 5:54 am

    Yo, I’ve been out of the loop.

    Congratulations sister!

    May her life be full of peace and beauty.

  7. Derick said,

    Wednesday 21 March 2007 at 4:06 pm

    Lovely, indeed! Congratulations, Sattva. All the best with the new little one.


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