Monday, September 23, 2013

ten months with you

the whole time i was pregnant with francesca i joked that i would be perfectly happy if someone handed me a nine month old as that was when the fun really began. i am so grateful that i was able to experience all the months before now but i do still feel that nine months is the beginning of something really, really great. this month has brought her first word, first steps, first real kisses. i have been spending more time documenting these firsts in a written journal to her but couldn't help but also document it here. i am in love with this sweet girl. deeply besotted. people already say she is not a baby anymore (crazy) but this is truly the only place and time i want to be. right now with my ten month old.

i love you francesca.




3 comments:

  1. So beautiful! My son is nearly 7 months, and I can't even fathom the thought of him sputtering his first word in just a couple of months.. seems too soon! (even though I've been through it all just a year and a half ago with my daughter!). Beautiful words, beautiful photos, as always. xx
    Belle
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  2. My son is the same age as Belle's son (above) and I share her thoughts and sentiment. I never realised how bittersweet parenting would be. With each thing lost something very beautiful is gained. Such wonderful thoughts to wake up to this morning. Thank you

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  3. Little bum! So cute. She is so advanced, right? My niece is now 17months and was a preemie so she didn't start walking until around 13months. Still waiting for her first words! :)

    xo kristen genevieve

    sunnywithachanceoflemons.blogspot.com

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