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Jackson says

Jackson has become quite the talker. I started trying to write down the words he knows, but honestly he knows so many, and learns more each day, that I won’t be able to list them all. He is an enthusiastic … Continue reading

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Keep us in your prayers 

June is a big month for the award family. It’s everyone’s birthday…mine, my dad, my cousin, grandma, mom, and brother. It is also Josh’s dad’s birthday and some family friends. It’s also Father’s Day and many years have held graduations. … Continue reading

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Brother

I’ve been listening to this song over and over.  “Brother” by needtobreathe. 

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On the miracle of life and failure of language

I am in that phase of life where my friends are having kids. And so have I. Even though I have two and so many of my friends have children, each time a new little life enters the world I … Continue reading

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Ga-Ching!

Lately everything Jacob says has a “ga” sound: gabrito, gagrage, gabenture, gamote…he’s just so cute, I wish I could bottle him up and save a little reminder of this stage. Sigh.

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I wish…

Jacob was throwing pennies into a fountain yesterday. He has been using the phrase “I wish” often lately, so I told him to make a wish and then throw the Penny. “I wish” he said, and paused to think. “For … Continue reading

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Jacob-isms

I’m eating. See my toes getting bigger? Only I can wrestle with a fish. Hey, where’s the back of my nose? (he asked while rubbing his nose; then checked the back of his head.) [After we explained that the back … Continue reading

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Cute things Jacob says, part 1

“I’m doctor. Fix.” “Trash around corner. Go home. Nap.” “Choochoo all aboard!” “I wanna doowit.” “Eyeloyoo!” (I love you) “Where go? Nap.” “Happy happy cake!” (For whatever reason, this is how he sings about birthdays.) “Where ahhh yooo mama?” “You … Continue reading

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18 Months Old

This cool character is one and a half already! So much has changed in the last few months that it was hard for me to write this post. Actually, truth be told, I have been too busy to take the … Continue reading

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