7 Quick Takes Friday - February 24, 2012

My Week In Pictures (+ 1 Video)

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We hosted a Dungeons & Dragons game last weekend that went later than intended. Someone was pretty tuckered out afterwards.
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Violet has been potty-training herself. I know, it's amazing. After two tough cookies I'm about due for an easy one! She's very enthusiastic about ripping off her diaper and sitting on the potty (so much so that I finally bought her pull-ups), and she wants to wear underwear so bad that she stole her brother's Spiderman underpants (and put them on over her tights)! She's getting her own set of big-girl underwear for her birthday on March 5.

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Love that smile.
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Elanor and her best friend, her cousin Candyce. They're only 4 months apart and they're constantly asking to see each other or have a sleepover.
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One of my co-workers is getting married tomorrow, and we threw her a bridal shower at the office. This was the cake. It was supposed to say "Best Wishes." We spent the entire party telling her that she could have a wish, but only ONE. (And yes, I did submit this to CakeWrecks.com)!
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I made blueberry muffins from scratch last weekend and they turned out wonderfully. Yum! Here's the recipe I used.
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Here's a short video I took of my grandma Violet making Gabriel smile. So cute! Please ignore the obnoxious Diego DVD in the background.

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  1. Your baby is so cute! I love how calm he is! And I love to see babies and old people together (please don't tell your grandma I called her an old person!), there is just something about the young and the old together.

  2. That's awesome that Violet is interested in potty-training herself. I never got that lucky. :)

  3. Fabulous pictures! I love her with those spiderman undies over her tights :)

  4. Your baby is adorable! And the cake is hilarious!!

  5. Lol one wish cake! So funny.

  6. awww your kids are so cute! of course i'm partial to gabe since we were pg buddies! :)


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