Friday, May 17, 2013

Eight Today!

Happy Birthday, E and Z!!!






Insert the usual gasps of amazement at rapidity with which time zooms by. Eight! Oh my.

(If I may offer a word of advice to new mothers: when every friend, relative and person you passed once on the street comes over to ogle your new babies, by all means take a picture of them holding your offspring, but then hand them the camera to take a picture of you with your babe. In leafing through old photos, I found that there are virtually no pictures of me holding my babies, especially these two, and I'm pretty sure I logged quite a few hours doing just that.)

6 comments:

  1. That's a lot of birthdays for you this week, mama!

    (And I know what you mean about the pictures. I would not have a single one if not for my m-i-l, bless her!)

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  2. It was exactly the opposite when I was a baby: plenty of pictures with Mom and Dad holding a bundle of blankets! Sorry that I did not take lots of pics with you and the twins when I was there. Happy birthday E and Z!

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  3. How can this be???!!!!
    A huge birthday greeting (albeit late) to E & Z. A big congratulations to their parents. EIGHT.

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  4. Hold them today. Put those big boys on either knee and squeeze them tight while someone snaps your picture.

    Many happy returns to all three of your boys!

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  5. Thank you, everyone!

    And, Rachel, good point! I don't have any more pictures of me with my big boys than I do of me with my babies!! I will correct that asap!!

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