Monthly Archives: March 2014

Mark’s Birth Story (In Honor of His First Birthday), Part One

In honor of Mark’s first birthday, I’m sharing his birth story with you.  It’s very long so my feelings won’t be hurt if you don’t read the whole thing!  It’s so long, in fact, that I’ve broken it up into … Continue reading

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Just Can’t Resist – One More Picture of My Two Favorite Men

(Or more accurately, one man and one tiny boy who will be a man before we know it.) one month old

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Kissing And Yawning and Sleeping And Loving

All from Mark’s first two months of life…I just can’t get over how little and cute he was!! love my mei tai! 🙂 (Ellie, same pose) my two favorite men in the whole world! Mark’s first long-ish independent nap – … Continue reading

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Mark Plays the Piano

mmmm…piano is delicious!

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December/January/February Sewing: Mark’s Birthday Quilt

Presenting: Mark’s first birthday quilt! I designed it myself, based on a quilt in the book, Modern Quilts from the Blogging Universe.  The original quilt has just one neutral background color and only one size of block (finishing at 6″ … Continue reading

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Bagels and Fur Elise: How We Spent Our Snow Day

Welcome to Snow Day #427.  I never thought I’d say this (because what teacher doesn’t  love a snow day?) but we’re getting tired of them.  At this point, we’re over our allocated days and there’s the possibility of losing vacation … Continue reading

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