Photographer’s assistant

We’re currently in the process of applying for Jack’s British passport and as part of that process, I needed to take some photos of Jack.

I asked Ellie to help me out by sitting in position so that I could set up camera with a model with a little more patience and cooperation than a 1-year old. Continue reading “Photographer’s assistant”

Ellie’s trip to NH and MA over 4th of July

This 4th of July, we took a trip to MA and NH to visit family, attend a christening and enjoy the summer in New England.

While there, Ellie got to know her second cousins Addison, Mason and Emmerson much better and enjoyed all sorts of outings and events, like the 4th of July parade, Santa’s Village and she even got to sit in the cockpit of the plane that took her to Boston! Continue reading “Ellie’s trip to NH and MA over 4th of July”

Ellie getting a bike for her birthday [VIDEO]

Many months ago, Mama mentioned to Ellie the possibility of her getting a bike for her birthday and since that day, she has professed to everyone that she “is getting a bike for her birthday”.

So we couldn’t really fail her. We celebrated her birthday a little early since we had family visiting, but her reaction when she got her bike was hysterical. She had this nervous laughter that she couldn’t quite believe she got a bike. She was a bit shaky at first, but within 24 hours she’s already zooming around. Continue reading “Ellie getting a bike for her birthday [VIDEO]”

Eat your eyebrows

We were messing around while eating dinner the other night when Ellie came out with a rather frightening promise about what she was going to do to us. This was after she previously talked about throwing us in the pool and letting Ollie (the pool vacuum) suck us up.

I’m going to throw you into my arms and eat you all up. I’m going to eat your nose, your lips, your eyebrows, your eyelashes, your mouth, your arms, your tattoos…

My eyebrows!? What kind of sadist eats someones eyebrows!? I laughed nervously when she did, but I sleep with one eye open now. They seem so innocent, but when it comes down to it…