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Growing up, the four Thomsen kids would always get our picture taken in front of the garage on the first day of school. I’d like to keep the tradition going in our Thomsen-Lord family. Since Thom and I were still in AZ on Errol’s first day last year, this is the first “first day of school” picture of many more to come. Errol is sporting his new Elements of Style Illustrated tote. He likes it just a little too much. 🙂

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Deanna, Thomsen, Julie

Deanna, Thomsen, Julie

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It was one year ago today that Thomsen was released from the hospital. I thought I would be so happy, but I ended up crying in Julie’s arms when we left. It was scary leaving a place that I had become so emotionally attached to with a fragile 3 lb. 7 oz. baby in tow. Our primary nurses, Julie and Deanna, were so wonderful throughout Thom’s 32 days in the NICU. In the last four days, after Errol had left AZ for Lincoln to start school, I leaned on Julie and Deanna so much. I will forever be in their debt for taking such good care of Thomsen and me.

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My little bundle

august 24

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A chill in the air

It’s cooling down! This morning I definitely felt an autumn breeze on our walk to the bus. The last few nights I’ve picked out long pajamas for little Thom since it gets pretty cool in our bedroom with the window open at night. We’ve had the A/C off for most of August, and that has been so nice. So far summer utility bills are about a thousand times better than winter ones.

This morning at the Farmers’ Market, I bought a Christmas present for Teddy. Now I won’t go as far to say that I’m looking forward to Christmas and winter, but I did get a little excited when I wrapped it up in red snowflake paper.

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