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Elise is most ticklish in her armpits and under her knees.

I love this photo. Love the natural light from the living room windows, love the hair in her face, love that she’s smushed against the couch. 14 more words


What Color Are These Eyes? 

Elise asked me to take a picture of her eyeball this morning so she could see up close what color it was, and then she asked me what color I thought they were. 47 more words


A Poem for Elise

Your dark eyes are almost mine

They gleam like jade

Haughty in the velvet of your face.

You turn: the planes and lines converge

The delicate, the strong… 162 more words

I Fed a Giraffe Named Becca Today

Becca was super cool. According to our tour guides, she is actually one of the most shy and skittish of the Busch Gardens Tampa giraffes, but she ate right out of my hand (while Elise cowered in fright behind me) and she was totally sweet and cool. 122 more words


Rep. Stefanik on CNBC "Squawk Box"

Our Rep. Elise Stefanik was on CNBC this morning talking about her first 100 days in office. What an easy interview compared to the ones she used to get from WDT and the Post Star. 32 more words


Rain? Psssh. 

It rained this evening, but we went mini-golfing anyway.

I told Elise when we came here last year that we were going to go mini-golfing and we totally missed out on it, and then promised her again this year… … 113 more words


This Song Will Save Your Life

Hey y’all,

I recently read the book This Song Will Save Your Life. It was so good, I fell in love with it. It is about a girl, Elise, who doesn’t fit in that well in society. 62 more words