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Happy 3rd Birthday Harp! : “I don’t remember who said this, but there really are places in the heart you don’t even know exist until you love a child.” ― Anne Lamott

By On August 3, 2013

Dear Harper, Today you turned three years old. Last night, your dad stayed up late blowing up balloons with the sole intent of transforming your bedroom so that when you woke up… Read More

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Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. ~Anne Lamott

By On October 18, 2012

Harper,You still shock me. That you live and breathe and laugh and cry startles me. Soon I will be finished with my master’s degree and I will have to get a job.… Read More

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Happy 2nd Birthday Harp! : "There are two lasting bequests we can give our children. One is roots. The other is wings." -Hodding Carter, Jr.

By On July 31, 2012

Dear Harper, Today you are two years old. Most of the time you look more like a kid than a baby, but every once in a while, you fall asleep in my… Read More

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" There are three hundred and sixty-four days when you might get un-birthday presents…and only one for birthday presents, you know." -Lewis Carroll

By On February 15, 2012

A couple of weeks ago Harper celebrated her half birthday. This semester my dear baby brother Spencer has been graced with two class free weekdays and so we decided to venture out… Read More