Category Archives: Children

50 Great Stocking Stuffers for Babies

Christmas is almost here! In our house, everyone has a special Christmas stocking, hand made by Grandma. Each one is different, decorated specially for its owner. But one thing they have in common is they are big. Tons of fun to … Continue reading

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3 Months Old

Anders is a smiling, wiggling 3 month old! At three months old, Anders, here are some of the special things I love about you: You’ve discovered your feet, and try so hard to grab them and play with them. I … Continue reading

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Little Foxes

Ever since she discovered What Does the Fox Say?, my daughter has loved foxes. She has the cutest set of stuffed foxes from IKEA, and thanks to her aunt, she has the What Does the Fox Say? book. She likes … Continue reading

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2 Months Old

2 months old already! In the blink of an eye, Anders has almost doubled his birth weight and grown a couple inches taller. He’s still the most mellow, happy little guy you could imagine. I think we’ll keep him. Also, … Continue reading

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24 Months Old

And just like that, she’s 2. Nobody told me when I started this parenting journey that every special milestone would be so bittersweet. I’m so excited for my growing girl. Every day she amazes me with some new thing, some … Continue reading

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One Month Old

Time moves faster when you add a second child to your family. I can’t believe how quickly we’ve come to Anders first monthly photo, but here we are. In the last month, Anders has gained over two pounds and has … Continue reading

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23 Months Old

This was a big month for Alexis! She became a big sister, and is doing a great job helping out with the new baby. She comforts him when he cries, saying, “It’s ok, baby,” and “I know, I know,” and … Continue reading

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Another Birthday

We have one more birthday to celebrate in our little family! Welcome, Anders. 6 days old and sweet as can be. It is so nice to have a tiny baby to snuggle again.

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22 Months Old

22 months old and signing “more!” Every month, I think it isn’t possible for her to get cuter and more funny, smart, and all-around wonderful. And every month, I am wrong. This was Alexis’ last month as an only child. … Continue reading

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21 Months Old

Alexis is 21 months old! I keep thinking of her as my “almost 2-year old.” As she does every month, she’s grown so much. She has started using three word sentences, and tries to do everything by herself. She loves … Continue reading

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