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Happy Easter

This post is an overview of our pre-Easter activities. We have been enjoying the season! Jackie made this peep driving a Twinkie treat at BSF!whipped cream marbled eggs this year. They turned out great! Jacob’s class had eggs in an … Continue reading

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Glamis for St. Patrick’s Day

We traveled again to Glamis, for what was our last time this season, and it was a perfect way to end the season. We had Grammie and OT and Mimi and Bop with us, as well as friends Pete, Layton, … Continue reading

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Escaping

Jackson has been escaping his crib at night, and we wanted to know how. Then (of course) Jacob had to try, and his attempt was ready for video. And as a bonus, here is the video my wacky Jacob asked … Continue reading

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A special day for Jacob with Grammie and OT

Jacob celebrated his sixth birthday with a special gift–a trip to Santa Monica Pier funzone with Grammie and OT. He came home bubbling with excitement after such a special day, and a little power nap on the drive home. 🙂 … Continue reading

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Jacob’s Harry Potter 6th Birthday Party

My little Jacob is a huge Harry Potter fan, and of course, so am I, so it only made sense to transform our new house in Hogwarts for his birthday party this year. We held the party a month early, … Continue reading

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Jacob’s lunches

School lunches aren’t too easy with a weird eater like Jacob. He won’t eat anything that should be hot if it isn’t (like a quesadilla) and he doesn’t like normal things like turkey sandwiches. He doesn’t even like pb&j all … Continue reading

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Chicago, part 2

we walked to the brown line and took it downtown again. Bree walked us through the old Chicago public library (now the Cultural Arts building?) thinking I would like it, and boy did I. The mosaics, literary quotes, and architecture … Continue reading

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Chicago, Part I

The summer of travel continues with a trip to Chicago to see Bree and Russ! Flying with Jackson is…an adventure.   Bree and Russ were excellent tour guides, with Russ showing Josh the city by bike, and Bree showing us … Continue reading

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Brittany and Elliott’s Wedding/Trip to Washington

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js“>Link to my Flickr album (If you want to see alllll the pictures…) We had such a great time at the wedding of Brittany and Elliott in the beautiful Northwest. We explored Seattle, took the ferry to Bainbridge Island, and … Continue reading

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Jackson’s Bug Party: Camera Photos

I finally got the pictures out of my camera and onto the computer! There aren’t many, but some are pretty cute!

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