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Remember when I used to document Alba’s life? She will surely appreciate reading about her first year of life. Thankfully, I’ve been great at keeping up with our photo albums. I need to focus more on documenting the little moments that make our life so unique to us … the fun, the crazy, the hilarious. […]

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This weekend was all about transitioning between the holidays and the rest of winter. We put the ornaments away until next year, did some winter cleaning, and settled in for the cooler, rainier weather. I’m almost done knitting a scarf for Al, and my houseplant collection is growing (and I’m trying to keep better care […]

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Her spirit is wild … these precious ten minutes showcase happiness, observation, sadness, and concentration. Alba at 20 months. 

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While I miss the snuggly newborn days from time to time, there is really nothing better than the “now”. Now, Alba is walking & running all over the place. Now, I can pack up the car on a whim, and go visit the rose gardens in Washington Park. Now, I don’t have to worry about […]

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Okay, okay … this is just too much. In week 42 of last year, we sat Al and Declan in this same spot. Neither of them were walking, in fact, most “playing” was just laying on their bellies. Fast forward 7 months, and these kids are walking … they are 16 months of pure craziness. […]

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