Posts tagged with: Gwendolyn
---Date Night --> We did it. We had an actual real adult date night -- just the two of us, at night, at a non-child venue. Just Bill, me, Eddie Vedder and the thousands of... Read More >>
We can not believe our baby finished her first year of preschool, including a special summer program. And what a year it has been. To say we are proud is putting it mildly. That Gwendolyn had this opportunity fills us with such enormous gratitude and that it was so enriching for her is beyond...Read More >>
Oh what a weekend! Prepare for photo overload because we have been having a blast enjoying the warm weather with friends and celebrating our favorite fella's birthday.
On Saturday...Read More >>
It's no secret, Gwendolyn LOVES to swing on the swings. We can't even think about walking past the park near our house these days without taking her on the swings. And at her preschool, she's on the swings every single day. She loves it. And we love it.
Most of the time we hold Gwendolyn in our lap...Read More >>
She's obsessed. Totally and completely obsessed with the Wizard of Oz. What happened to my little baby? How do I have a child big enough to be fully captivated by a film made in 1939? I know, I know -- it's a classic. But never in a million years did I think my Little Miss Particular would not...Read More >>
My Favorite Things With My Daddy
By Gwendolyn Strong, age 3 1/2 (translation assistance by Mommy)
My favorite things to do with my Daddy are
swinging on the swings
going on walks
reading books together
I love my Daddy.
Happy Father's Day to the best father in the entire universe!Read More >>
Having a hard time.
I don't know if it is the June gloom or if being in the hospital has messed with my mood, but I'm in a funk. And it's a low one. The reality of SMA is weighing heavily on my chest like a load of bricks and I'm having trouble catching my breath.
For such a long time we've...Read More >>
Don't panic, but we're in the hospital. It looks like Gwendolyn has the stomach flu. We didn't blog much last week because...Read More >>
And BONUS -- he gave me this wonderful, intelligent, amazing, and funny little girl!Read More >>
We are speechless. Completely without words. Doors are opening for our little girl and because of an incredible act of kindness, they are opening even faster.
Yesterday we had a trial for the Tobii Eye Gaze Communication Device. This "computer" is able to detect and follow Gwendolyn's eyes and how...
Someone call the dude ranch. We've got a Buckaroo girl on our hands...
And, yes, the hat was all her idea. And, yes, she napped with it, tooRead More >>
Oh these two girls...they are just too much!Gwendolyn and Hayden just love each other and we were so excited to spend the weekend at Hayden's house -- a three day slumber party filled with fun, fun, fun!
The Calafiores live about four hours north of us in Central California. They are surrounded...Read More >>
Happy Mother's Day to the two best moms in the entire universe! There is no way to adequately thank you for the selfless daily sacrifices that you make for us and the immeasurable impact that you have had and are having on shaping our lives. You've devoted yourselves to making sure we have the...Read More >>
Last Monday we packed up for four days of Disneyland fun and we met the Calafiore family for some BFF fun -- a sequel to Gwendolyn's birthday trip in October, only this time it was a "just because" trip. Gwendolyn is now...Read More >>