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My little squish

You are 7 months old and pure baby perfection. You are so soft and squishy and melt into me when I hold you. You nuzzle your fuzzy blonde head into my left shoulder and wrap your arms around me. Everything

My little squish

You are 7 months old and pure baby perfection. You are so soft and squishy and melt into me when I hold you. You nuzzle your fuzzy blonde head into my left shoulder and wrap your arms around me. Everything

You are your own little man (for my second son)

You were born under water in our bedroom, with your nana and big brother, sound asleep down the hall. You came out screaming and crying and in that moment, all of my fear and anxiety evaporated. Here you were, we did it,

You are your own little man (for my second son)

You were born under water in our bedroom, with your nana and big brother, sound asleep down the hall. You came out screaming and crying and in that moment, all of my fear and anxiety evaporated. Here you were, we did it,

Little Brother

You seem feisty already. You move 4x more than your big brother did. You flip me over in my sleep. I just keep thinking that you are going to be so physical. Luckily your big brother has a head start,

Little Brother

You seem feisty already. You move 4x more than your big brother did. You flip me over in my sleep. I just keep thinking that you are going to be so physical. Luckily your big brother has a head start,

I’m yours.

Last week your dad and I were dancing in the kitchen and you walked over in your dinosaur pajamas and wedged your little hands between us, pushed us apart and then scolded your dad with one little finger putting out

I’m yours.

Last week your dad and I were dancing in the kitchen and you walked over in your dinosaur pajamas and wedged your little hands between us, pushed us apart and then scolded your dad with one little finger putting out

The Winter is past

11 “See! The winter is past;  the rains are over and gone. 12 Flowers appear on the earth;     the season of singing has come, the cooing of doves     is heard in our land. 13 The fig tree forms its early fruit;     the

The Winter is past

11 “See! The winter is past;  the rains are over and gone. 12 Flowers appear on the earth;     the season of singing has come, the cooing of doves     is heard in our land. 13 The fig tree forms its early fruit;     the

Stretch armstrong mom

Ever felt like stretch armstrong? You know that weird gummy plastic toy from the 80’s where you pulled his arms and your friend pulled his legs in opposite directions? That’s what every working mother feels like, pretty sure. The year

Stretch armstrong mom

Ever felt like stretch armstrong? You know that weird gummy plastic toy from the 80’s where you pulled his arms and your friend pulled his legs in opposite directions? That’s what every working mother feels like, pretty sure. The year

You’re 9 months and you are awesome.

You are the personification of a favorite moment, a favorite meal, a favorite love story. I wish the whole world would go on without us for just a little bit and we could slow this down and I could soak

You’re 9 months and you are awesome.

You are the personification of a favorite moment, a favorite meal, a favorite love story. I wish the whole world would go on without us for just a little bit and we could slow this down and I could soak