Archive for September, 2008

Treasures

Tuesday, September 30th, 2008

As a child I liked to collect small items and keep them stored in a little box. Periodically I would open it and look at each item, one by one, remembering where I had found it, or from whom it came. These things often were little souvenirs (mostly found, not purchased) from our many camping […]

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The Vocabulary Grows

Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

She also knows how to say the name of Husband’s employer, because we have a bib with the logo on it. (Yep, our kid is totally branded.) I say the name of the company because I also wear t-shirts with the logo/name, and since the logo is colorful and interesting, it captures her attention. One […]

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Our Weekend

Sunday, September 21st, 2008

Saturday we went to a friend’s first birthday party. There, Claire discovered that she does like cake and frosting. She just wasn’t interested two weeks ago, on her birthday. And today we went to the Oakland Zoo. She was thrilled to see giraffes, elephants (her favorite animal as far as we can tell), snakes (a […]

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