Friday, April 26, 2013
My mother taught me the old adage "start as you mean to go on." It's been ringing in my ears a lot lately.
We are starting as we mean to go on in the hopes of having less battles to fight later. I assume it will help us, but you know what happens when one assumes...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Last week twelve of Orelia's closest friends came over for an exciting afternoon in our back yard. That's right - it was our turn to host play group!
Monday, April 22, 2013
It was 85 degrees here the other day, and after a walk and two park outings, Orelia was ready to relax in the pool. Unfortunately for her, Mama was worried about all the sun she had gotten that day, and wouldn't let her spend any more time outside - even in the shade.
Friday, April 19, 2013
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Monday, April 15, 2013
Our favorite little dictator is now eight months old.
Weight - unknown, but heavy enough that I grunt and groan if I ever have to carry her in her car seat. Height - unknown, but wearing clothes as small as 6-12 months and as big as 18 months.
We have started signing to Orelia more frequently and she watches us pretty intently when we do it.