Category Archives: Nathaniel

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Photo a Day 11-27-10

A cold day here at Leaky Creek… well at least cold comparatively to the weather we’d been having.  Water tubs froze overnight… nasty cold wind whipping around!  Brrrr….  I spent most of the day inside. Child managed to grate on … Continue reading

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Photo a Day 11-26-10

My mom wanted to get Nathaniel his own ceramic Christmas tree. It arrived today. I was absolutely floored that Nathaniel knew how to put the lights in with no prompting. This little child is a thinker and a problem solver … Continue reading

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Photo a Day- 11-24-10

Goldfish are one of his favorites.  He calls them gold-golds.  I know John would love to see him saying gold-golds and see how much kiddo enjoys them.  

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Photo a Day- 11-19-10

11-19-10 Literature in the AM Kiddo woke up singing. Handed me the turtle & said a color correctly (green!!). And said, “Mommy, I want book, please.” Then he got up, brushed his hair, put the loose hair in the trash … Continue reading

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Photo a Day Project- Project 365- 11-17-10

I saw this on a friend’s FB page and thought it was a neat idea- I thought, I’ll start it in the AM.  If I wait till Jan, I’ll forget. Who knew the start would be an ending… In this … Continue reading

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RIP Winnie

Today, I had my second difficult, heart wrenching decision of the year.  Winnie went downhill last night.  She started crying and couldn’t walk straight.  She was scared.  I was terrified she wouldn’t make it through the night and didn’t want … Continue reading

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Discovered another reason to miss John…

Funny how those little tiny events happen and you just think, “Damn, I wish John was here.”  Not a crying, sobbing, depressing event… Just a minor happening in the day… and a thought of him. During morning feeding, I heard … Continue reading

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Some pics of Winnie

At night the three of  us had our bedtime ritual.  John would make the bed just right.  Coaxing and guiding Winnie patiently to the right places by gently and patiently (did I mention patiently) talking to her and guiding her … Continue reading

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“Pictures of Daddy!!!”

A few days ago, Nathaniel was coming down the steps.  He started gesturing and getting excited & said, “Pictures of Daddy!!!” and was excitedly showing me photos.  He pointed and said, “Daddy!”  “Daddy!”  “Daddy!” His statement simultaneously filled my heart … Continue reading

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