TGIF!!!

TGIF!!!

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Had to stop my workout for this…
Then I realized, I’m still burning calories! Now if only I could eat chocolate at the same time.

Had to stop my workout for this…
Then I realized, I’m still burning calories! Now if only I could eat chocolate at the same time.

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"My underwater helmet," holding on, parachuting into Arkansas, twins, sunny day, "Hi, I’m Daddy," Australia my love, and date night.

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siblings.

me: oliver, today i met a mama who had four boys.  how would you like to have three brothers?

oliver: no, i like my lucy.

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(after discussing why kids can’t come to a wedding)

me: when you are bigger you can go to a wedding.  or even have your own wedding.

oliver: can i dance with lucy at my wedding?

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my sweet boy.  my prayer is that you will always love your sister this much.  because when that bond is severed, it hurts like hell.

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 — 9 notes   ()

quotes:

lucy: (walks in with baby’s diaper in her hand from where i *thought* he was napping) just a little bit of poop, mama.  it’s okay.

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oliver: now let’s to hopping jacks! (proceeds to teach lucy how to do jumping jacks)

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lucy: daddy! daddy! daddy! daddy! (mark goes running to see what’s wrong.) will you put these in the trashcan? (hands him a wad of used tissues.)

Monday, September 1, 2014 — 4 notes   ()

oliver, the photographer.

my son has been taking a lot of pictures lately.  here’s a sampling of his work.

this last shot, he made lucy stand with her mouth open for a whole minute while he took about ten shots.  

he’s a fan of the close-up.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 — 6 notes   ()

lucy-isms.

"i’m a mermaid.  but sometimes i’m a princess.  but really, i’m a little baby."

Sunday, August 24, 2014 — 8 notes   ()
Ready for church.

Ready for church.

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things i have to keep out of lucy’s reach:

band-aids

lotion

sunscreen

ice cream

vapor-rub

wipes

massage oil

chapstick

credit cards

swim diapers

laundry detergent

and this is just the stuff she got into this week…

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people, i am running out of high shelves.  this girl.  the cause of all my gray hairs.

Friday, August 22, 2014 — 7 notes   ()
And this is why I should not go shopping with just a sleeping baby…

And this is why I should not go shopping with just a sleeping baby…

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