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Someone’s baby

On our way home last night, after picking Evan up from my parents’ ┬áhouse, my husband and I had a brief exchange about a recent tragedy in our area....

Toddler Play Activities

Fun activities for toddlers?

It seems like winter will never end, and finding activities for toddlers indoors can be a challenge. While Evan is starting to enjoy a little TV, I certainly don’t...

Pacifier Baby Photo

Bye bye binky

Today, Evan is 18-months-old. I am not sure why, but this feels like a big milestone, and that’s really all I can say on the matter without crying and...

Christmas Family Photo

Bright Christmas memories

I don’t really have a huge narrative about our Christmas this year to share with you. Why? Well, I’m still recovering from the whole experience, to be honest, and...

Overcoming mom guilt

When I realize how few photos I’ve taken of Evan lately, I have an intense sensation of guilt that starts in my stomach, and rises up, eventually giving me...