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Eli at 3 Months

By on January 21, 2018

From a newborn whose abilities are limited, Elizabeth has quickly picked up new skills such as being able to sit upright and carry some of her body weight on her chunky legs. Three months – for babies – spell a world of difference! (Eli @ Month 1, 2) How’s Eli? Little Miss Sunshine Here’s how it […]

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Eli at Two Months

By on December 19, 2017
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So, it has been two months since we had a proper night’s rest. So, it has been two months since I took a long warm shower. So, it has also been two months since I’ve gone from deliriously exhausted to deliriously overjoyed. Some days, I feel like just a kid who had a kid. Sometimes […]

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Walking baby

By on November 22, 2017

According to our Hebamme, who I’d really rather call Eli’s fairy godmother, to create a structure in an otherwise disorganized day of a newborn, a daily walking schedule must be institutionalized (her words, not mine). And so we did. Or I try. Everyday between 11 am to 2 pm, I take the baby out for […]

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