November 2004 Blog Posts

  • Yellow Babies, Big Boobies, and Apple Juice

    I'm the proud papa of a new baby, Parker James Laborde!  I have no idea what I'll do to rename my blog, because of course I can no longer be just “Carter's Dad.”  Any ideas? Anyway, Parker was born on 10/28, perfectly healthy except for one thing... Jaundice.  For those of you who don't know, Jaundice is a condition that affects a lot of new born babies, but usually isn't anything serious to worry about.  The visible sign is that the skin turns very yellow.  There are certain chemicals in the blood that don't get cleaned up because the liver isn't...