Monthly Archives: September 2012

Proof that I’m Pregnant

(at 27 weeks)

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She’s Two!

And that’s all I have to say about that.  I had big plans for a celebratory blog post but that will have to wait until next week.  Now, we’re off to celebrate being two!  (And yes, I got the doll … Continue reading

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KIOS: Eating, A Confession

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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We’re In That Stage

Now that she’s almost two, Ellie has definitely entered the awkward “I don’t really know how to or even want to smile for the camera but sometimes if you catch me off guard, I’ll still be cute” stage. Case in … Continue reading

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September Sewing: The Doll [almost]

I’ve made shockingly fast progress on this doll.  The head was definitely the hardest part.  Here we have the head inserted into the arms with the legs and torso ready to be sewn on. Since I took this picture last … Continue reading

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Red Bird, Red Bird, What Do You See?

I see a mama and a baby looking at me.

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Happy Birthday, My Love

Even though we’ll have lots of fun celebrating in person today, Ellie and I also want to say publicly, “Happy Birthday to the Best Husband and Father in the Whole World!”

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A Letter to Our New Baby

Dear Baby B2, We are so glad that you’ll be joining our family in just three short months (give or take a couple weeks on either side).  We’re hoping you’ll decide to join us in 2012, for the tax-write-off bonus, … Continue reading

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September Sewing: Head and Shoulders (but no knees or toes yet)

I finished the head and shoulders!  The wool ball is hidden from sight forever.  Now I just have to add the “skin” and then make the rest of the doll.  All before Saturday! (We’ll see about that.) The line just … Continue reading

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Show Me Your Belly Button!

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