Monthly Archive: June 2011

Jun 24

Crazy Hair!


So, Rylie has some pretty interesting hair. She’s got a little bit of combover-worthy hair up front, and definitely has a party going on in the back. Plus, she’s got a bald ring all around her head. I still think it’s cute. 🙂 Anyway, I attempted to brush her up-front hair to the side after …

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Jun 21

Bike Ride, Bonfire, and Baseball!


We finally had a weekend of great weather, and we definitely took advantage of it! On Saturday, Steve rode 75 miles in the American Diabetes Association Tour de Cure. He also reached his goal of raising $500 for the cause. This was his second year participating. Rylie was a great spectator, of course! Later that …

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Jun 18

Bunches of Greens


Rylie loves playing in the Exersaucer at day care, so we bought her a similar bouncer type toy. At her age she is not content laying in her bouncing seat for too long (unless she’s sleeping), so this allows her to have a place to play while mom is doing things like making dinner! I …

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Jun 14

Cabbage, Cabbage Everywhere!


We received a huge head of Chinese cabbage in our CSA box last week. I tried a couple of recipes last night and used it all up! Here they are in case you find yourself with a bunch of cabbage you don’t know what to do with! Chinese Cabbage Salad Adapted from: Serves 6-8 …

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Jun 12

3 Month Photoshoot Outtakes

As I was browsing through the photos I took during Rylie’s 3 month photoshoot, I noticed that a lot of the outtakes are perfect for showing her developing personality: excitable, goofy, and happy! [Click to enlarge] In the last one it almost looks like she is trying to put up 3 fingers for 3 months! …

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Jun 12

We are Farmers!

This year we decided to join a CSA, which a share in a local farm. The CSA we are a part of is called Bluebird Gardens. I’m so looking forward to using the produce we receive for Steve and I to eat, and also to make baby food for Rylie for when she is ready …

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Jun 10

3 Months

Today Rylie is 3 months old! Here are some highlights from her third month: Becoming quite the wiggle worm. Sleeping through the night, from about 8:30-9 p.m. until 6 a.m. Started giggling, especially when Baxter chases his tail. Started to drool and put hands in mouth. Can sit up unassisted in a chair or Bumbo …

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Jun 06

Twin Cousins!

mea rylie

I think Mea’s a twin again!

Jun 05

What We’ve Been Up To


It seems as though we are long overdue for some Rylie pictures and updates here… Oops! In May Steve ran the Half in the Fargo Marathon for the 3rd year. Luckily the weather held out so Rylie and I could go cheer him on! [click to enlarge] We finally figured out how to entertain Rylie …

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