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Old 06-27-2012, 09:59 AM   #11
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Re: To do list before baby comes

OK finally have a free time at the computer where I can write down my list...maybe it will help keep me focused

Left to make:
finish sewing up the fitteds I cut last week
sew the wipes
cut and sew a few more pockets
sew another wetbag or two
finish crocheting longies and hat for coming home outfit
make shirt to match and send to embroiderer

Left to do:
Pick name!!!!!!
get clothes out of boxes and wash up and put is girl's closet
set up cradle in our room
set up pack and play for changer
wash up other baby gear(blankets, car seat stuff, etc)
wash car seat cover and install in van when closer to EDD
Finish reading some birthing books in prep for our first birthing center birth!

Left to buy:
a bouncy chair maybe

OK just add that to my normal daily routine and we are good I need more hours in the day


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Old 06-30-2012, 09:05 PM   #12
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Re: To do list before baby comes

I need to
buy some more preemie and newborn prefolds,
make newborn footie longies diaper covers out of felted wool sweaters in transit(and covers for the other 2 in diapers)
make a felted wool sleep cocoon
make a hanging Kanoe bassinett like this
learn to crochet with gifted yarn and make drool worthy snuggy warm hats for the 4 kids
organize the house and schedule better
make fitted nursing covers
make closed sleeve jackets for Sebastian
put up food in freezer for hubby to easily re-heat
re-cover the carseat
get a diaper stacker
get hubby to pick a middle name
Oh this is all stuff I lived w/o for the other 3 and it was a nightmare of epic porportions so I'm wanting to do it right time#4
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Old 06-30-2012, 10:11 PM   #13
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We are always working on our house . Here's my current list:
Build and finish kitchen (I don't have one really)
Carpet or refinish wood floors downstairs
Rearrange bedrooms
Set up extra crib
Buy 2 crib mattresses
Split wood for yr
Order pellets for yr
Butcher and freeze 50+ meat chickens
Can can can
Root cellar shelves and get everything stored
Buy bulk flour, sugar, oats
Rearrange carseats
Find and send yarn to friend for scrappy set
Knitting projects
Sewing projects
Winter wardrobes for older smalls all set and ready
Get out/buy baby clothes
Pay mw
Set up tent for outdoor waterbirth
Craft fair (in Aug cuz I am crazy)
Buy birth kit
Birth certificate
Set up goats for winter
Prune apple trees?
Clean out house and donate donate donate

I am sure I will add more...
Well I did 40 bales of hay and drafted my pattern for my hammock swing
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