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Letters to Charlie: Month 26

My boy, Recently I’ve found myself wondering how and when you got so big. I barely remember the tiny baby who learned to grasp a block, sign “milk,” and say Mommy. You’ve replaced him with a talkative, stair-climbing, independent, inquisitive 2-year-old. … Continue reading

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Letters to Charlie: Month 11

My joyful boy, This is the first month I haven’t posted this letter on time. I have a good excuse – we’ve been visiting Kate and her new baby boy, Carter, in South Carolina! I feel like we learned a … Continue reading

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Letters to Charlie: Month 10

My dearest boy, Double digits, baby! I meant to write this post last night, when you officially hit 10 months old, but I was just too exhausted. You went to bed close to 8 p.m. (omggasp!), and I was asleep … Continue reading

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Letters to Charlie: Month 9

My boy Charlie, I began writing this post yesterday during one of your much-needed naps. I was thankful for the quiet, as you had spent the entire morning in what we call “dragon mode.” Nothing would make you happy. In … Continue reading

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Weekend Haiku

Saturday morning Nap-time warmth lingers sweetly To us, you are all

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Charlie’s First Christmas: Part 2

First Ornament: Mmmm. Tasty. Grandma Z. Cuddles: Grandma, you’re so pretty. Me? I’m a bit freaked out by this Santa guy you’ve been telling me about. Christmas Bib: Want to see a magic trick? In a few minutes, this will … Continue reading

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Genesis of a Gingerbread House

Hey, Charlie, how about we decorate your first gingerbread house? Oh, wow, Mom! I remember hearing about this in the womb! But first, I’m hungry. Dad, can I have a bottle? Mmm, milk! *gulp, gulp* OK, I’m ready! Alright, Charlie. … Continue reading

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