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Dear Baby: Yearly Photo

Dear Baby, I bought you a birthday crown, and I plan on taking your picture in it every year on your birthday. Even when you’re 14 and you think it’s lame.

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Dear Baby: Your very first birthday

Dear Baby, I can’t believe you are actually, officially, one year old! You gave me extra cuddly hugs tonight before you went to sleep. It really was the sweetest. you, daddy, and I went out to dinner to celebrate your … Continue reading

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Dear Baby: Playing catch up, Part III

Dear Baby, Well, I just put you to bed and couldn’t help but cry as you lay asleep on my chest. I can’t believe the first year is coming to an end. I just don’t ever want it forget how … Continue reading

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Dear Baby: Playing catch up, Part II

Dear Baby, Here I am again, second night in a row, playing catch up on your monthly pictures. Tomorrow night I’ll post the last catch up, just in time for your FIRST birthday on Thursday. Eight months: (Let me just … Continue reading

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Dear Baby: Playing catch up

Dear Baby, Well, they’re not going to give me the Mother of the Year award any time soon. Can you believe I flaked out on writing monthly posts? I hope that doesn’t land you in therapy. I did, however, keep … Continue reading

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Dear Baby: Potential

Eila, You’ve been growing and changing so quickly lately. It’s as if you wake up each day and do something new. You’re standing on your own now and I’m sure walking isn’t far off. I can already see your independent … Continue reading

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Dear Baby: Five Whole Months

Dearest baby, your mama has been a bit of a slacker lately and is posting your 5 months pictures pretty close to when you turn six months. Please don’t hold it against me. We’ve had some milestones this past month. … Continue reading

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The William Morris Project, Weeks 5 & 6

So, I was a little bit of a slacker last week and missed getting up my WM post. Two great accomplishments, though. I brought all of the clothes I had sitting in my closet for consignment. It’s so nice to … Continue reading

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Cuteness Overload

You have been warned. We just got in from an adventurous day out and I walked back into the living room to see this. My kid is awesome.

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Dear Baby: A Third Of A Year

The past month has been really fun. It’s like all of a sudden you are no longer a newborn. You look bigger, act older, and are finally okay with spending time out of our arms. Don’t get me wrong, we … Continue reading

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