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Shut Up Already! Sunday: Sick and The Imagination Breakthrough!

Mac has his first cold and fever. The nights have been a little rocky (gah!  Nightmare!!!) but we’re all still here to tell about it: Swan Harbor Farm, Saturday. . .Following a night “sleeping” on Mac’s bedroom floor for me, the weatherman said the wind would be mild.  The weatherman is once again sadly mistaken. . . No new birds.
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Shut Up Already Sunday! Run!!!

Friday morning was brilliantly clear and brutally windy in Baltimore.  Yet, if we don’t get outside for a while most days, Mac and I both start to get a little punchy.  So I piled on pants and shirts and jackets and marched us to the Park for our usual walk and playground time. Mac has recently become very excited about
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Shut Up Already Sunday!

I can’t describe to you the ways the Eastern Shore makes my heart sing. I LOVE Baltimore.  I love everything about Maryland actually. . .but if we’re being honest, lately, I feel most inspired, awake and alive, once we get to the other side of the Bridge. . .  

Shut Up Already! Sunday: The Valentine’s Day Edition

Mac just recently learned how to pronounce “heart” and identify heart shapes.   And he’s always asking me to draw him hearts whenever we get out his crayons.  So I wanted to make sure our Valentine’s Day this year included LOTS of hearts. After he went to bed, I cut a bunch of hearts out of patterned paper and hung
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Shut Up Already! Sunday

He’s so sweet. . .says “please” and “bless you” and “amen” Everything else sounds like filthy cursing. . .hilarious. I don’t want this kid getting any larger!  Or Smarter! I can barely keep up now!

Shut Up Already! Sunday

Rocky start. . .Mac’s teeth must be bothering him some more and he was awake from about 2 to 5AM this morning. . .but with the beautiful weather and a Raven’s win, things got much better.

Shut Up Already! Sunday: The Bonus Edition

Just a few quick snapshots of what we were up to earlier today.  Weather here is beautiful! And?  Mac hurled his sippy cup into the boat lake. . .Fortunately, we were able to fish it out. . .possibly at the expense of Chris’ favorite cashmere sweater!  Wa, wa, wah. . .

Shut Up Already! Sunday

The holiday hoopla finally ended yesterday with a trip to my Sister’s house.  Mac got more goodies.  Including a sled. . .which we tried to hide immediately upon our return home, but he kept asking for “Pull, Pull, Pull.”  So yes, he’s been sledding in the house.  

SHUT UP ALREADY! Sunday: North Point State Park

Shut Up Already! Sunday: Glad Tidings. . .

A few snapshots of what was going on at our place on a cold, gray, windy Friday afternoon. . .