Monthly Archives: June 2011

{Almost} Wordless Wednesday.

What is Tom doing? Is he… a) Hiding because he got in trouble. b) Showing his mom how long the back of his hair is getting. He’s not a girl, Mom! c) Kissing his elephant, dog and bird. d) Playing … Continue reading

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We’ve Been Doing A Little…Finger Painting.

Doug: I’ve been…I’ve been doing a little figure skating. Drunk guy: Finger painting?! (Name that movie.) Yesterday, I decided it was time for Tom and I to try…finger painting. I decided it because… 1. I am insane. 2. I am: … Continue reading

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Bits: Hanging Around The House Edition.

We had no plans this weekend. It was wonderful. Wanna see? I’m cheating. This is from Thursday. But aren’t cousins playing together cute?! I thought so, too. Gus. Still cute. I wanted a train table for Tom + I didn’t … Continue reading

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Cherishing This Time.

When I first became Tom’s mother I was scared. I had no idea what to do. I had never even really held a baby before. I certainly hadn’t picked one up! I hadn’t changed one. I’d never tried to calm … Continue reading

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{Not At All} Wordless Wednesday.

Tom’s been doing some funny things lately, so I couldn’t decide on just one. I could decide on just four, though! In no particular order, but numbered… 1. Tom fell in the couch. Not off. Not on. In. In the … Continue reading

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My sister had her baby boy yesterday! This is him… Gus. Augustus Milo. Gus Gus. I love Gus. He weighed in at 9 pounds, 10 ounces. Fat Gus. Plump Gus. Healthy Gus. This is Gus with his Daddy… Melt-your-heart-Gus. Sweet … Continue reading

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Bits: Birthday Party and Father’s Day Edition.

I know, I know! I’m late for a very important date! I have excuses. Tons of them. Tons. One of them is 9 pounds, 10 ounces. But we can talk more about him later. This weekend we went to a … Continue reading

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