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Olivia! Four Months!

Okay, so three days late. My excuses are not good – too hot, out of town, first shots at the doctor and so you were miserable. My Dear Olivia, Regardless of excuses, here we are. We love you, my dear. … Continue reading

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Olivia! Three Months!

We’ve hit a milestone, people. Olivia turned three months today. She’s officially out of the unofficial last quad-mester. Dear Olivia, Your Likes: – Smiling – Wiggling – Kicking – Sophie – Cooing – Grabbing things with your toes – Going … Continue reading

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Olivia Adeline! One month.

It’s been a while, eh? For anyone who has been out of the flickr/Facebook loop – guess what? We had a baby! Born February 20. Weighing in at 8 pounds, 1 oz and measuring 20 inches long. She was born … Continue reading

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Sophie Vignettes

Two little Sophie stories I don’t want to forget. Sophie was in the bath the other night, playing with her letters and empty plastic bottles. Aaron and I were in the office across the hall talking. Aaron says: “Sophie, are … Continue reading

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28 Weeks!

Technically 29 weeks – so I’m officially in my third trimester. I’ve taken photos of the belly, but our mirror needs cleaning so I haven’t been uploading them. I haven’t been writing about this pregnancy much, other than to announce … Continue reading

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Oh, the patience

First snow day of the season yesterday. We all stayed home and baked 5 different types of cookies that will be sent far away. There were toys strewn everywhere and it was, all in all, a very good day. One … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Sophie!

Happy Birthday to my beautiful girl! I cannot believe that Sophie is FOUR years old today! Where did the time go? It’s amazing to look back on the photos and see how much she changed from year to year. On … Continue reading

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August Update

Well, where were we? It’s now August and really, really hot outside. Very humid, very muggy. When I go outside around noon, the air seems wavy with the heat. It’s like hitting a wall. It’s also making it hard to … Continue reading

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Whatsa happening?

Well, it’s been a while. I was sucked into a FB-hole and am just now coming up for air. Such a time suck. Also, things have been steadily and consistently foggish around here. And by “here”, I mean “in my … Continue reading

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The Limitations of Magic

Sophie received a new magic fairy wand for Easter. I picked her up at daycare the other day and her “teacher” reminded Sophie on our way out the door that she brought the wand with her. “I turned people into … Continue reading

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