remember this, vol 1: flying down memory lane

Dear Thane, So many of your little mannerisms are already changing from when we first met. You are an ever changing source of excitement and wonder. You used to love to “fly”. Anywhere and everywhere, when we would pick you up and face you forward you would flap your little arms, kick your chubby little legs and fly. Down to the laundry room, down the hallway, across the living room, and to worlds unknown. Okay, we didn’t manage to make it to []

happiness: an “ I heart faces” challenge

I’ve enjoyed reading at Iheartfaces for quite some time, but this is my first time to actually join in.  The theme “happiness” really resonates with me because since Thane came to join our family 10 weeks ago my heart has been filled to overflowing with happiness, amazement, and gratitude. I can’t believe I get to be this child’s mother.  I love him more than I thought possible.  

cool cat errr tiger

For the last month you’ve become a bouncing baby.  Literally.  You bounce on my lap, you bounce on the couch, you bounce on your knees.  So we decided (while Papa and Gigi were here) you needed a bouncer.  Need is perhaps an exaggeration.  And your mama needed one that wasn’t ugly.  Need is definitely an exaggeration here.  So armed with gift cards from some very nice people Papa, Gigi, and I took you to the the big chain toy store for you []