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The preschool garden

One of our summer activities this year was to water the garden at Jacob’s preschool. It was a lot of fun for the kids to play there! I can see why the students love it. They grow all kinds of … Continue reading

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Wild One

Our littlest boy is about to turn one year old! He is having a Wild One party, so naturally we needed a Where the Wild Things Are-themed photoshoot. I think it turned out pretty darn cute.

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Me and my loves

Photo credit goes to Linda. Thanks for getting me into a shot!

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Do you think he knows?

Do you think that this boy knows how much he is loved? How special he is? That I would do anything for him?   Because, as a parent, it’s not something you’re allowed to say. You need to keep a … Continue reading

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A day in the life

We wake up, eat breakfast (which is difficult without a sink–our plumbing is clogged.) And we all get bathed and dressed. We are out the door at 8:35 to take Jacob to school. Today is a special day because he … Continue reading

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A letter to Jacob 

My buddy, This year has been a tough one for you. It’s had change on the horizon from the start. You kissed my growing belly and talked to and loved on your brother, knowing he would be changing our family … Continue reading

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Our Arizona Adventure!

We took a long-awaited trip to Northern Arizona and I was able to cross one thing off of my “bucket list”: I saw the Grand Canyon! Here are some pictures, in no particular order. 🙂 THIS IS IT. The Grand … Continue reading

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Dear Jackson

Tonight I held you close to my chest. You had been happily snuggled into my ring sling most of the evening. It was the only place you were happy, which is very unusual for you. I think you had a … Continue reading

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being a mama

It is late and I am rocking sweet Jackson. He asks for so little, really. He just wants to be fed, held, and loved. So little to ask of life. Sometimes I wonder what is harder: to be the center … Continue reading

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My boys are in my heart (and on my wrist)

     

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