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28 July, 2009

Mondavi concert

Last year around this time, we went to a concert at Mondavi with Matilda due in the next week or so.

This year, we again saw a concert at Mondavi, although Matilda did not attend. Maybe we'll bring her next year when she is almost 2.

27 July, 2009

Mmmm...sweet potatoes

Matilda took the spoon and it all turned orange from there.

24 July, 2009

Baby blue jeans

Matilda models her first pair of blue jeans.

23 July, 2009

Matt helps Mati get dressed.

22 July, 2009

Angel Island

Matilda, our little bear, enjoys another weekend hike. This time we ferried to Angel Island.

21 July, 2009

Almost walking

Matilda can now prance around with some help.
Lately, she has been standing without holding on to anything. This lasts just a few seconds before a soft, padded landing on her bottom.

19 July, 2009

Sleepy dinner

Mati decided she had enough of dinner.

18 July, 2009

Activity table

Thank you to Grandma and Grandpa for the entertaining activity table. Looks like Mati likes it.

17 July, 2009

Sunshine and sippy

Mati smiles with Matt and her sippy cup while enjoying the sunshine at the cottage.

16 July, 2009

Younger cousin

Matilda expects a cousin soon from Aunt Jen and Uncle Josha.

15 July, 2009

Pretty in purple

Matilda models her dress with help from Dad.

14 July, 2009

Clap your hands

Mati now claps when others clap their hands.

13 July, 2009


Matilda discovers her nose.

12 July, 2009

Six Matilda's

11 July, 2009

Two top teeth

Matilda celebrates her two top teeth.

10 July, 2009

Three amigos

Shaun makes three.

So Engaging

Congratulations to Tiffiny and Shaun! Fireworks and engagements on this past 4th of July.

06 July, 2009

Sleeping cow

Matilda counts sheep or rather cows.

05 July, 2009

Band aid

After a blood draw to check for lead (bad) and iron (good), Mati takes it easy in the Ergo.

04 July, 2009


Matilda crawls the 123's.

03 July, 2009

Socks and snoozes

Matilda snoozes with socks in hand.


Not sure why Mati is so excited. Maybe it's because she is, again, holding her socks.

02 July, 2009

The better to hear you

Oh, what big ears you have!

01 July, 2009

Oh, what big teeth you have

The better to eat...yummy prunes, apple sauce, carrots, sweet potatoes, squash, peas, black beans, cereal, cheerios, chicken, turkey, tofu, avocado, bananas, blueberries, yogurt....