Zoey’s First Year

Zoey’s 18 Month Update

by ilene on June 20, 2014 · 1 comment

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    A year and a half!!   This post is a little late (Zoey is actually 19 months old now), but I wanted to document and share how she’s growing so fast!  I mourned a lot on this blog when my baby turned 1, but I have to say, I’m really loving this toddler […]

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It’s Halloween!!  For most people, this day means fun costumes, trick-or-treating, candy and ghosts.  For me, it means that it’s my baby pumpkin’s birthday!   A letter to my daughter on her first birthday: My sweet Zoey Grace, It’s only been 365 days since you entered my world but you have managed to turn it […]


She’s 11 Months!!

by ilene on October 3, 2013 · 7 comments

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  ….and time needs to stop right now!!!  My baby girl is growing up way too fast!!!   A lump is forming in my throat as I write this as I realize that we only got one month left of calling her our “baby”.  I’m already mourning the end of her infancy.  To all of […]


10 Months!

by ilene on September 2, 2013 · 4 comments

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Hey friends!! Sorry it’s been slow on this blog lately.  I’ve been taking it easy this summer, trying to “unplug” and enjoy my time with Zoey and Jeff.  Blogging has taken a back burner  and  my drive and creativity have pretty much left on vacation, too.   The past few months have been spent traveling, […]


8 Months and Crawling!

by ilene on July 11, 2013 · 5 comments

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This little bug is now 8 months old!  And on the move!!  This past month was a big one developmentally for Zoey as she learned to sit up on her own  (we woke up one morning and found her just sitting in her crib with a proud/smug look on her face) and a few days […]