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A Bubble Bath!

A few days ago, perhaps prompted by a stressful day at camp, Olin randomly asked to take a bubble bath.  His request made me realize that Odette had yet to take a proper bubble bath in her 13 months of life.  113 more words


Taxi For Hire

As is standard grandparent operating procedure, Grammy arrived last Friday bearing gifts for the little ones.  And the gift that proved to be most popular (and the source of the most sibling scuffles) was a little stroller for Odette’s baby dolls. 19 more words


That Very Sweet Moment Yesterday

One of things that Olin and I have eaten a lot of this summer has been yogurt tubes that we keep in the freezer and have not-so-creatively named, “yogurt pops”.  332 more words


Odette backstage... aka my first time on Arches cold press paper

This might as well be the most difficult and frustrating work I have done so far. It was my first time using cold press Arches paper and it definitely put my skill to the test. 136 more words



In the past week, Odette has sprouted two new teeth (both on the top left) for a grand total of four!

And Olin is adjusting very well to camp and seems to be loving every minute of it.  60 more words


If You're Happy And You Know It...

Clap your hands! (Unless your mommy is trying to get a picture of you clapping your hands and then do anything else!)

Last Friday, I walked into Odette’s room and when she saw me she clapped, for the very first time!  158 more words


Dance: Misty Copeland to Make Her Debut This Summer as Swan Queen with ABT


Misty Copeland will get her chance to be one of American Ballet Theatre’s Swan Queens this summer. According to Australia-based blogger Deborah Jones, Copeland is to make her debut as Odette/Odile when ABT performs “Swan Lake” during its upcoming tour of Australia,  in Australia. 107 more words

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