Monthly Archives: March 2012

Proof: She Does Have Hair!

It’s just much easier to see it when it’s wet!

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Movie Time: Helping Mama (from December 2011)

Ellie first started helping me in December, when she was just 14 months old.  It still amazes me that babies can do so much when they are so young!  She loved to play with the diaper cream while I was … Continue reading

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Happy First Birthday!

Happy First Birthday Violet!  We love you very much! Somehow, we managed to take no pictures of Violet in September and no pictures of her by herself when we were in Alaska last summer.  Alas, I think that is the … Continue reading

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Fancy, Fancy, (Take Two)

Remember the very fancy dress I showed you last time?  Here’s the second one! Totally zoned out about something Thank you Elizabeth and Miss Paulette for the beautiful dresses!

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Movie Time: Knee Walking (from December 2011)

Ellie walked on her knees for a long time (2-3 months?) before she was willing to walk on her feet.  Here’s a little example of that when she was 14 months old, along with her determination to also learn how … Continue reading

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“Happy Ellie” by Nik

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Who Are You and Where Did My Baby Go? (Oh yeah, and spring is here)

On Thursday, we took a long walk, enjoying the almost 70-degree weather.  Ellie found a stick and held on to it for almost 45 minutes!  I’m not sure what it is about these pictures – maybe it’s the new size … Continue reading

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I think Granny Would Approve…

if she knew that her great-granddaughter was wearing her sunglasses! Here are a couple more fun times with Granny’s sunglasses:  the beach in 2007 and in Alaska in 2009.

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For Eric and Meggan: The Original Picture, Still on Our Fridge!

From 9 1/2 years ago!

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KIOS: Parenting, Part 2: Trusting Our Baby (this time with food)

This post is part of my series, “Kickin’ It Old Skool: Why and How We Are Old-Fashioned” or KIOS for short.  If you’re new to the series, please read my disclaimer before continuing on.  I’m keeping a table of contents … Continue reading

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