Monthly Archives: June 2006

2 years, 10 months, 25 days old

Trixie has really been pushing her bedtime recently. It’s not terribly hard to get her to bed, but once she’s there, she stays awake for hours and hours. One thing she does is take care of her own dolls and … Continue reading

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On this day in 1999

Jennifer and I have been married seven years today. While living in Chicago we made the decision to get married on Tuesday. We flew to Las Vegas on Friday. We were married at 1:15 pm Sunday, June 20, 1999, at … Continue reading

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Meat Alphabet

I’m not really sure where I’m going with this, but I felt like sticking up some sketches. (These were done by me, not Trixie 🙂

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This past weekend Trixie was helping Jennifer make pancakes. But she wouldn’t stop trying to eat the batter. (Don’t worry, no eggs. We only use mixes around here.) Jennifer politely said, “I wish you wouldn’t eat that. It’s kinda gross.” … Continue reading

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2 years, 10 months, 6 days old

The big event of the past week was the Sesame Street Live on Saturday evening. The tickets were actually courtesy of Trixie! She entered an Elmo coloring contest in the Raleigh News & Observer and received 4 tickets for some … Continue reading

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A couple of days ago Trixie wanted to get something out of the car. That’s fine, I said, But I’m going to help you with the door. She asked why. I informed her she couldn’t do it by herself until … Continue reading

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