Reporting from Camas
It’s been quite awhile since we’ve updated this blog, but we haven’t forgotten about it. We’ll be posting some new photos soon with pictures of both L and our 4 month M. Hopefully we’ll find some time to give more updates about how the family is doing, especially with our new addition.
Emily was folding clothes this afternoon when she pulled my t-shirt of Bob Dylan out of the dryer and said, “Hi Bobby.” L who was helping her mom fold clothes pointed to the record player across the room and yelled, “Bobby!” I love my child.
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And she's off...
On her 14th month birthday (2/19) L had what I called a “break out walking day.” Which basically meant we saw a new determination in her for walking on her own. She was only taking a few solo steps here and there but it was definitely a change. Since then she’s been very determined to walk everywhere she can holding onto one of our fingers. That is until yesterday. Emily said L...
First Try at a Dark Chocolate Mocha Smoothie
Sorry, no picture. I wanted to drink it before I thought to post a recipe! Serves 2.5 1 cup espresso from a mukka express (without the steamed milk) or something like it. 1 cup milk Fill blender about half-full with ice 4 tablespoons of (hot) chocolate mocha power. We used some of our ghirardelli hot chocolate. 1 Dark chocolate bar Shred a little dark chocolate into the blender with the...
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L just took two steps on her own! She’s well on her way to walking. I’ll try and get this in a picture or video soon.
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Fresh Session : Bodies Of Water
Toys That Sing
Playing With Yogurt
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Our Favorite Felafel
A friend from school wanted this recipe so I thought I’d post it as well. This is taken directly from this classic. Prep time: 30 Min (including cooking) and yields about 24 2-inch Felafel. Allow 4 to 6 per serving. Felafel are small, spcy chick pea patties. They are almost always topped with Tahini-Lemon Sauce (cf. 103 of the same cookbook), and served either in a sandwich with...
Working on Those Sea Legs