Archive for December, 2008

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Nate and Helena had a BOY this morning…and a big boy he is.  He was born at 5:24am weighing 9lbs. 6 oz.  He is healthy, with a head full of hair.  We all visited him this morning, along with Big Sister, Elin.  They were excited to see him…they only wished they could have touched and […]

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VERY different year



I rarely look back on our Letters From Tim blog.  It remains a bit too raw.  And, I find it even harder to open the pages of the book we had created from it.  However, I couldn’t help but to look back on our separated Christmas to remind myself how special this holiday is for us […]

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warning



At all costs, refrain from shopping at Costco with the twins.  And…if you lose them…look behind and on top of the mountain of diaper boxes.  Surely, life will get simpler.

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With each new milestone the twins make I breathe a VERY brief sigh of relief foolishly anticipating life to get just a bit easier.  We recently graduated from both cribs and highchairs. It signified a new beginning to me…one that they might actually be growing up, moving away from the Terrible Twos Stage. I seem […]

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home…



However trite it may be, I embraced the saying “Home is where the heart is” this weekend.  We traveled to Chagrin Falls, Ohio, a charming, picturesque community east of Cleveland.  It is the kind of town that makes you love winter because, with the lake-effect, it is nearly always covered in snow.  The Main Street is lined […]

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even better than last year



I thought my four little elves were pretty good last year with the ‘Elf Yourself’ campaign through OfficeMax but they have taken it to an entirely new level in 2008. The six of us were gathered around the computer tonight laughing hysterically at the videos below. We hope you are getting in the holiday spirit […]

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