Category Archives: Leila


Of course lots of things have happened lately, nothing eventful but the kind of moments that you hope you remember for a long time, just because the every day fun of a day spent with family is remarkable and ordinary … Continue reading

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Evening Reading

We have been reading chapter books to Leila at night for a while now.  After suffering through eighteen books worth of Junie B. Jones and her bad grammar, I am finally getting to relive my own childhood favorites through Beverly … Continue reading

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That’s Me!

In the grocery store tonight the girls and I were hanging out in the toilet paper aisle waiting for Cory to pick out beer from the cooler.  Leila points to a toilet paper package with two happy bears playing outside … Continue reading

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Watching them play together never gets old.

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Birthday Party, Part 2

I honestly look forward to Leila’s birthday all year.  For me, it marks not only another wonderful year of being a mom, but it also marks the beginning of spring and is twice the celebration as we have both Leila … Continue reading

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Tea Party

I wanted to do something special to mark the big event of a 5th birthday, and a tea party seemed to be the perfect way to have a small celebration without breaking the bank.  I purchased little tea cup and … Continue reading

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>Leila and Santa

>I couldn’t forget to post this gem…do you think she is excited for Christmas?

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>Leila’s Christmas Program

>For about a week leading up to Leila’s program she made sure to remind Cory and I every day that she was going to sing very loud so that Santa would come at the end. I thought this was pretty … Continue reading

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>Dear Leila

>It seems like every day you amaze me in a new way. I remember when you were a tiny baby in my arms and watching your little brown eyes exploring the world around you would set my mind wondering what … Continue reading

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