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  My cousin recently gave birth to a daughter after having two boys and much to the surprise/delight of our family, her baby girl was born with a full head of thick hair.  This is a rarity in our family as every generation of both boys and girls seem to be born bald.  My twin […]

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Zoey’s Going To Be A Big Sister!

by ilene on October 8, 2014 · 5 comments

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Hi friends!!! Jeff and I are thrilled to announce that Zoey is going to be a BIG SISTER!!   That’s right, we’re expecting another baby!!!  I’m a little more than halfway through this pregnancy and due February 2015.  (I’m hoping for a Valentine’s baby since Zozo was born on Halloween.)  So far my pregnancy is going […]

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Zoey just completed her 25th airplane ride!  Not bad for a 18 month old.  Girl is one well travelled child. I’m not saying that she is good on planes, in fact, she is pretty terrible onboard.  She’s just been on a lot of them.   Her first plane ride was at 11 weeks old (she was […]

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Mini Yogurt Pops

by ilene on May 16, 2014 · 0 comments

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Hi friends!!  We’ve been down in Orange County, CA this past week, celebrating my sweet niece Rylie’s first birthday.  I can’t believe our little Ryry is now one years old!   She came into the world smiling, flashing her deep dimples and has been a ray of sunshine ever since.  Rylie’s also Zoey’s best friend […]

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Chalkboard Alphabet Blocks

by ilene on May 13, 2014 · 3 comments

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Zoey’s starting to learn and identify letters which is a welcome change from her animal obsession. There are only so many times a day we can read the same farm book over and over.  As of now, she can identify the letters that spell out her name and thats about it.  BUT she thinks she knows all […]

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