Monthly Archives: May 2011

8 months old!

Elias is 8 months old today. We are so proud of him. Today was special because Nathan had the day off so we got to be together as a family for an extra day. We wanted to take it easy … Continue reading

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Losing Weight

Nathan and I are both doing Weight Watchers. I wanted to finish losing some of the baby weight I had gained, and Nathan decided he could lose some weight as well. But mostly, we wanted to learn and practice healthy … Continue reading

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Elias is continuing to crawl

Coffee is an excellent motivator: Shortly after this video was filmed Elias asked for the car keys.

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Elias is starting to crawl!

Lately Elias has been doing everything to let us know that he is ready to crawl. Getting up on his hands and knees, pulling himself up, balancing on his knees, rolling over, etc. Well, in the past days, especially today, … Continue reading

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My son, Bible scholar

Elias has discovered Bible study.

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Elias Loves His Daddy

It has been so special lately to see Elias’ relationship with his Daddy blossom. He always has enjoyed Nathan, but it seems recently that Elias just can’t get enough of him. We wait by the window for Daddy to come … Continue reading

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Elias had a bit of a rough night. I think for Nathan and I, it was proof that human brains do not work as well when they are tired. We were wondering at 3:30, 4:30, 5:30, and on why he … Continue reading

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Anniversary and Shorts Weather on the Same Day!

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Five years ago today Nathan and I were married! It was a beautiful day just like today in more ways than just the weather! We were surrounded by family from all over the country. We had a ceremony that honored … Continue reading

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Double blowout

Yesterday Kim and I took Elias shopping for some new clothes. Yes, he’s a bit long for those 9 month size onesies and pants, so we upgraded to the 12 month models. Following some pre-emptive washing they were ready to … Continue reading

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Our “garden” attempt.

While I must say I think I do a pretty good job taking care of babies….and kitties…..I have never had anything close to resembling a green thumb. I kill plants. Not on purpose….but they end up dead in my care … Continue reading

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