Fearlessly (as always) gettin' her climb on:
Concrete floors and high ceilings make for lovely acoustics...
but not so enjoyable when a toddler is still developing her fine motor skills!
Finally, Mia has a real dolly to rock in her chair!
Since she could walk, Mia has had a cleaning fetish.
I try to encourage it--especially when it keeps her occupied for any length of time.
The vacuum is often running, but my floor isn't necessarily any cleaner.
I never tire of recording this sweet cousin-ship!
Baby June arrived at home bearing a peace-keeping gift for her attention-laden big sis.
Here is Mia giving it a trial run!
Sunday morning pancake routine with Dad:
Savoring her chocolate dipped marshmallow from a fancy-schmancy brunch we had with June's birth family:
Directing Dad's wood-chopping chores:
Trying oh-so-hard to fulfill mom's "soft & gentle, soft & gentle" mantra: