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Our baby’s first painting

I recently saw a post from Cindy Alfino at www.3kids2dogsand1oldhouse.co.za about a tradition they did when their children turned one… letting them make their first paintings!

On weekends we try to make the best with the time we have available, and we decided this tradition will add quality to our time spent together. Continue reading Our baby’s first painting

My baby’s first vacation

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The thought of going on vacation with a one year old baby is terrifying (for me at least). I like travelling, but I also enjoy the comfort of my own home. Continue reading My baby’s first vacation

September 2015 in a nutshell

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September went by with the speed of light.

In this spring season I started with a post, Grow where you are planted. It is to remind us to make the best of the situation we are currently in.

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My first letter to my baby

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When my baby was born a year ago, I wanted to make him a “space capsule”, adding some things from his birth day (like a newspaper, some technology that will be long outdated by the time he is 18 and a letter for him).  As it turned out we didn’t buy a newspaper (I am saving a magazine from that month) and I never wrote the letter.  The idea was to keep it save and give it to him on his eighteenth birthday.  I never found time to write the letter before his birth and decided to do it today, one year later.

Here it is:

My dearest son

I believe all children are miracles and experienced it first-hand when we see you grew and developed inside me.  Week by week we read what was forming and for the first time I understood what David meant in Psalm 139, talking about God knitting us together in our mothers’ womb.

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