Monthly Archives: November 2011

{Almost} Wordless Wednesday.

Tom made this yesterday. But the thing that makes this masterpiece SO special? While he was painting it, he said “rainbow.” He painted a rainbow. Isn’t it the most beautiful rainbow you’ve ever seen?! I love it.

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Bits: Disney World Edition.

Hey! I’ve missed you! Does that seem weird? Well, sorry. Now you know: I’m weird. So…where have I been? My in-laws were totally generous and kind and took us to Disney World during Thanksgiving week. I know! Here’s how it … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

I’m taking the week off from blogging, but I wanted to tell you all how thankful I am to have you guys as blog readers and friends! LOVE you and hope y’all have a wonderful and very Happy Thanksgiving! Tom … Continue reading

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Tom is at an age where it seems he is trying or accomplishing 10 new things a week. I guess he’s been at an age like that since birth, but it seems more obvious these days. He’s had a shape … Continue reading

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{Almost} Wordless Wednesday.

Tom is lucky enough to have three great-grandmothers in his life. Tom and Gigi. Tom and Grammy. Tom and LaLa. And I just love that for him! And for us to be able to watch him interact with them. It’s … Continue reading

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Tom likes to play a new game called “Buttons.” How do you play buttons? Rules: 1. You ask me to give you my ginormous jar of buttons by saying, “Buttons! Buttons! Buttons!” 2. I get you my buttons, and a … Continue reading

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Bits: Fall Leaves Edition.

This weekend was a beautiful weekend to play in the fall leaves! If you live here, I’m sure you agree. I know Tom agreed. Here’s how it looked… Runnin’! Tom loves the leaves and usually asks to go outside to … Continue reading

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It’s A…

This week I had an ultrasound so we could find out what exactly Baby #2 is. I already knew, of course. Not because a professional told me, but I knew it in my bones. I knew with every ounce of … Continue reading

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{Almost} Wordless Wednesday.

Last week, Tom asked to go outside. “Okay,” I said. “Just let mommy go the potty real quick.” And this is what happened. He threw himself onto the floor and cried! I have no idea where he gets his impatience … Continue reading

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My Gyoum.

If you are around us for 5 minutes, you will hear Tom say, “My gyoum.” And you will probably be confused. And you may say, “What? Can you show me?” In which case, Tom will get mad at you and … Continue reading

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