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    Rori Update

    Age: 10 months Weight: I can’t remember Nicknames: Baby, Sissy, Little girl, Lucy, Princess, Pumpkin, Cuddle Bug Vocabulary: “Mama” “Daddy” “No” Foods:  She has moved on to finger foods!  She still takes formula with her meals, but for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, she is eating regular foods.  (I still haven’t given her eggs.  I’m nervous!)  So far she is doing great with her food and eats just about anything you set in front of  her. Development: She can shake her head no at you, climb, crawl, pull herself up, clap, and tries to stand on her own. Her personality:  Rori has been growing in to herself, expressing her independence, facial…

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    My First Video!! + Stills

    It took three tries to make this video, but I think it was worth the headache.  It has turned into being such a great memory for us as a family instead of being for kicks on this blog.  It still isn’t perfect, but we have fallen in love with homemade feel of it.  If you watch it, and I hope that you do, be sure to have your volume on.  The music is really cute and sets the tone for the video. Having my last baby turn one is very sentimental and exciting all at the same time.  I’m happy to see her grow into the person God has planned…

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    Sometimes You Look How You Feel

      Baby girl began feeling sick on our last day in D.C.  This is how she looked all day while sight seeing.  She just wasn’t her usual self.  She even began feeling warm later that night so we gave her a does of Tylenol.  Her low fever quickly went away.  The next day, she was back to normal, but around 3 in the morning, she woke up screaming with another fever.  We gave her medicine, but her fever was not lowering.  Deciding we should get her to the hospital, we began getting everyone dressed.  Before we left, we read in a book that we should wait for another hour and…