Angelica’s Pre-K Graduation

It’s been a big week for Angelica! Today was her pre-k graduation! I could write a whole long post about it, but I took photos and videos, so let’s let them speak for themselves!

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Wordless Wednesday: Angelica is FIVE!

1 month
6 months
1 year
18 months
2 years
2 1/2
3 years
3 1/2
4 years
4 1/2
(almost) 5

Happy birthday to my BIG girl who turns five today!

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Wordless Wednesday: That Doesn’t Look Comfortable…

The Best Part of the Day

One of the questions I ask Miss A daily, as part of our “end of the day” routine is, “What was the best part of your day?” Only, I don’t always save it for the end of the day. Sometimes, I ask it throughout the day, like, “What’s been the best part of your day so far?”

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Wordless Wednesday: Mother’s Day at Walden

Replica of Thoreau’s cabin
Scott & Angelica on Walden’s beach
Sign pointing to the original site of Thoreau’s cabin
The site where Thoreau’s cabin was
The beautiful pond, on the opposite side from the beach


So…guys and girls reading this blog…

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Boston, Monday, April 15, 2013

As of Monday, April 15, 2013, I lived in Boston for 1 year, 2 months, and 25 days.
64 weeks, 2 days.
450 days.

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Champagne Taste

My girl has it.

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Miss A’s First Blizzard

About two weeks ago, we got hit by a blizzard named Nemo, which dropped about 24 inches of snow on us over a 12 hour period. We were literally snowed in from the front — the snow was piled up so high in front of our front door that we couldn’t open it. Fortunately, we could get out the back, and so we had a little fun!

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Miss A’s Belated Age 4 Check Up

Two weeks ago, we finally got to have Miss A’s four year old checkup at the doctor. Yes, I realize she’s almost five. We had a few hurdles to jump over to get this appointment — first, getting her records from her pediatrician in Florida was harder than we thought it would be, and nobody would make an appointment unless we had them in our hands already. The first time we requested them, they never came. The second time, we got a blank CD. The third time, we finally got the CD and made the appointment…and then the fates worked against us and we had to reschedule the appointment.

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