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Yesterday was my due date with Aurora.  It started out as a pretty glum day, but around noon we learned that some of our very closest family friends welcomed a new life into the world in the morning.  I know that →MORE...

Although our family lives closer to Disneyland than to most of the parks we frequent, yesterday was the first time that Donald and I took Charlotte.  We told her that there was a castle!  And a giant carousel!  And teacups so →MORE...

    -  So did you like Disneyland, baby?  Would you like to go back sometime?    -  YES!  But I will not go on that little train that goes so fast again, NO. ** Charlotte is two years and eight →MORE...

One of my very favorite parts of motherhood is watching Charlotte’s budding fascination with the natural world.  Over the course of four days, our family watched this spider (some sort of orb weaver, I think) spin and re-spin it’s web, catch →MORE...