1. six months

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    January 24, 2016 by Heather


    Dear Oliver, I can hardly believe it has been half a year since you were born.  What a wonderful six …
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  2. gold nuggets

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    January 14, 2016 by Heather


    I have a stack of books I’ve been trying to work my way through before I start class in a …
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  3. The Holiday Season

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    December 30, 2015 by Heather


    There are so many emotions that come with these end-of-the-year holidays — Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s.  It is such a …
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  4. five months

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    December 23, 2015 by Heather


    Dear Oliver, It’s almost Christmas!  Your very first one, how exciting.  It is such a wonderful time of year, and …
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  5. White Knuckles

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    December 14, 2015 by Heather


    When you are a parent, people have lots to say to you about it.  Everyone is an expert, everyone did …
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  6. My Boys

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    December 3, 2015 by Heather


    I remember when Andrew and I got engaged, it felt awkward to introduce each other as, “And this is so-and-so, …
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  7. Makeup Manifesto


    November 23, 2015 by Heather


    I remember when I was in the seventh grade and first discovered lip gloss.  I begged my mom to take …
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I have a dream... That someday all of my bath towels will match. For now, I'll take these and the fact that they are clean and folded. Oh, Oliver. You couldn't get much sweeter if you tried. This happy photo was taken about 6 minutes before I proceeded to pull every single one of my hairs out due to, well, motherhood.

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