Yesterday my wife took Josh to the pediatrician, and they said he is doing great! They want us to keep breastfeeding as frequently as possible, but also compliment his breast feeding a few times a day and night with at least 60/70 milligrams of fortified baby formula which is an increase from the 40/50 milligrams we were giving him. He is about 48 centimeters long and eating like a horse. His weight is only a little over 7 pounds 2 ounces give or take, so he is still low on his weight for his age at being one month but heck far.....he was born 3 weeks early!!
He hears me play banjo every morning for one hour and also in the evening when I get home. He likes it! Although usually just stares into space or at anything else that catches his eye. I love him sooo much its more than words can express!! I just love holding him and playing with him...spending time with him when he is quite yet alert....priceless memories!!10 comments
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Playing Since: 2011
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Deering Scooped neck Goodtime
12" Pisgah fretless banjo
Ralph Stanley, Stringbean, Bill Monroe, Flatt & Scruggs, David Holt, Banjo BIll Cornett, Roscoe Holcombe, Charlie Poole, Riley Baugus, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Kyle Creed, Fred Cockerham, Tommy Jerrel, Buel Kazee, George R Gibson, Clifton Hicks, Ryan Spearman...there are many types of music and groups that I like. I even enjoy much of the Argentine folk music and tango and classical guitar
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Almost all of my family is from Daviess, Ohio, and Hancock counties in north western Kentucky in the Owensboro Kentucky area and they are great folks and a great family...boy do I love them and miss them! Especially my "grandfather" who died in 2001 and my granny, who were both a huge influence on my love for country, folk music, old-time fiddlin/banjo and bluegrass, and also fishing and "fox-hunting" and raising hunting dogs, as I used to spend my three months of summer every year with my grandparents in Kentucky from the time I was about 7 or 8 years old way on up into my twenties. My birthplace, however, is a little town in south central Illinois called "Effingham" ( about an hour and twenty minutes east of St Louis Missouri, and another 50 minutes or so west of the Indiana Illinois state line ) but I was raised in central Florida. I have always been involved in music my whole life starting in band when I was real young all the way up to studying one year of music in college. I sang tenor and played mandolin in a bluegrass group for about 5 years called "Jerry Sanders & Seminole Ridge". Jerry used to sing and play in Carl Storys band back in the 80s. Now I am married and living and working abroad in Argentina and playing a little spanish guitar part time ( and the banjo. I originally came to S.A. to study the bible and do some missionary work and felt led personally by faith to stay around for a while and improve my spanish speaking skills. Now I have a Goodtime Crow banjo and a Classic scooped neck Goodtime banjo, and now recently a fretless Pisgah banjo 12" rim and I am launching out into the world of clawhammer banjo like I have wanted to now for a while!
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