Monthly Archives: February 2009

Fat Tuesday 2009

Every year we make it to Mardi Gras.  Since we’ve had children, we only make it to the Mardi Gras Day parades, but it’s a tradition.  Since Chris grew up in New Orleans, he grew up going to the parades, … Continue reading

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I wanted to share a picture Cate drew yesterday.  When I asked her to tell me about it, she told me it was a “twister” (aka tornado.)  Perhaps she’s watched Wizard of Oz  one too many times.

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Valentine’s Day

This Valentine’s Day, while not hearts-aflutter romantic, was really nice.  Neither Chris nor I are big on celebrating it, but we do like to do something.  It seems to have become a habit for us to cook a nice meal … Continue reading

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to have something else on the top of the page

To keep busy this weekend, we took the girls to the park and the beach on Sunday.  I wanted to share a few pictures. Cate climbing Meg peeking through the toy fire truck lovely face, don’t you think? the tide … Continue reading

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our loss

We’ve lost the baby. I don’t have anything else to say at the moment.

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fun, fun, fun (both sarcastic and not)

It seems really, really crazy to me that I’m about 2 seconds pregnant and already I’m having trouble buttoning my jeans. They’re very uncomfortable. I haven’t gained any weight (in fact, I’ve lost a few pounds since finding out) but … Continue reading

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