Monthly Archives: December 2012

Christmas Time

We had a blur of activity this Christmas season.  We spent Saturday visiting the girls’ Grandpa Mark and Grandma Bonnie with Troy, Aimee, and Kallie.  Sadly, I forgot the camera.  I enjoyed the company.  Bonnie showed me how to to … Continue reading

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Natalie is 2 Months Old!!!

 Natalie brings blissful joy to our family.  This month she eats between 7 and 8 times a day.  She is normally up only once in the night.  The longest stretch between feedings has been nine hours.  One of those times … Continue reading

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Reasons a Christmas Card Wasn’t Sent

 So, I will show you the three attempts at taking a Christmas photo.  Maybe you’ll understand why a Christmas card didn’t get sent this year.    This photo to the upper right was considered for a card, but I was … Continue reading

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A Daddy and His Girls

 Natalie has gone from smiling to chuckling to laughing this month!  We love it!!!  I am so very grateful for Kyle.  He is an amazing husband and wonderful dad.  Kyle brings great joy to all of us when he comes … Continue reading

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Why a Home Birth

When I told people I was having a home birth I often saw looks of astonishment, fear, and curiosity.  I was told that I was brave and crazy.   My mom had a midwife with my brother, so the thought … Continue reading

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Newborn Pictures

 When Natalie was about a month old, our friend Esther took these amazing photos.  Thank you Esther!!!  Grandma Bonnie made this cozy sack and matching hat. 

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December Happenings

 Eliana and I made a felt Christmas tree.  We had a lot of fun decorating the felt ornaments with puff paint.  She would get so excited when some would finally come out of the squeeze tube.  “I got it!  I … Continue reading

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