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Our first real summer with Alba has been much different than I imagined. Last summer revolved around two hour increments of napping, bottles, nursing, and pumping. This summer, we were going to get outside … play … enjoy our rhythm that we’ve earned over the last 19 months. This was also the summer I was going to […]

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On Sunday, we spent our day playing on Mt. Hood. We came back home, after a perfect day, and the rain started to fall. It was heavy rain. Big, fat raindrops played the most beautiful summer soundtrack. After the hottest summer in Portland history, this was more than welcome. Once it stopped, I looked out […]

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Gigi … In our world, there are 3 Gigi’s. Gigi #1 = Grandma!! Alba lovingly calls her “GaGa”. She’s the best, and we love her. Gigi #2 = the pup across the street. She barks a lot, but is super tiny, which means she’s adorable. Gigi #3 = Alba’s arch nemesis … she’s the other cute […]

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Okay, it’s time for a trip down memory lane!!! Thanks to the magic of Facebook, I was able to go back … wayyyyy back to see what J and I have been up to over the past 10 years. More importantly, how our looks have evolved. Here’s a little peek at our life since meeting. […]

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In today’s post, I’ll share one of those “things that should take 5 minutes, but a baby makes it take 45 minutes” activities. I wanted to share a little bit of gardening we did today. We planted our big bed last weekend, but needed to start some herbs, and out our strawberry plant in some […]

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