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Hummingbirds and sentimentality 

I have had the honor, once again, of watching a hummingbird nest through my kitchen window. I was surprised, after weeks of watching the mama bird, to see two small beaks sticking out of the nest one day. I watched … Continue reading

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Halloween is coming

 I have pumpkin patch photos to share, but for now, my mantel and one group shot:    

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Putting some fresh sheets on my bed…

            

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Perfect day

Today was a Good Friday in more ways than one. ­čśë We went to Irvine Park where Josh and Jacob rented a paddle boat and explored the pond. Then we headed to 7-11 for Jacob’s first “slampy” (which is Jacob … Continue reading

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The most beautiful thing I’ve ever seen

I set up the tree and this beautiful train borrowed from our friends, the Mosses, and surprised Jacob with the complete tableau when he came home from Grammie’s house. The look on his face was priceless. I told josh it … Continue reading

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Home Tour Update!

I did it! Well, half of it… If you are new to the blog (and “new” isn’t really accurate…I haven’t posted about our house very much since Jacob was born!) you may not know about it, so I’ll try to … Continue reading

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Toddler independent play ideas

It’s always helpful to have a safe activity to pull out for your toddler so you can get things done. Like unloading the dishwasher. Here are two activities with tongs to try, one indoor and one outdoor. Organizing in ice … Continue reading

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Christmas nails

Gelish polish (gel), Ruffian polish (not gel), and Martha Stewart craft glitter.

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Fun in the backyard

I haven’t posted pictures of the finished yard yet!! I will do that this week. Anyway, we are really enjoying it. It’s so nice to hang out back there and watch Jacob play. Or sit in his toddler-sized lounge chair. … Continue reading

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The secret life of seeds

I planted seeds in some old plastic pots. They started to break the surface, so it was time to plant. I had to photograph how amazing the root system was on the green beans. Seen below, I planted chives, corn, … Continue reading

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