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Friday
Mar122010

it's good to have a sister

a few crazy moves and the clouds are lifted.

hope you all enjoy your weekend. our first baby turns six on saturday. six.

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for the curious, eve's outfit up top: old navy boys blue oxford, american apparel floral leggings (she's been loving them since september), necklace made by us- huge shout-out to jenny who answered the "what do we do with these felt balls?" question that i've been asking myself for the past six years (not exaggerating), short brown boots from the winter sale at bu and the duck.

Reader Comments (42)

oh my. the leggings alone. yet another reason i'm ready for you to adopt my daughter and i. . .
http://alittlebear.blogspot.com/2009/09/i-wanna-be-5.html

March 12, 2010 | Unregistered Commentercara

That little lady has keener style than me.

March 12, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterSamantha

Oh my! Too funny!
Happy birthday to her! My first turns 7 on the 24th... time sure does fly!

March 13, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterJenny Yarbrough

I hope my girls get along that great in a couple years. At 3 and 16 months though it's too soon to tell.

March 13, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterKathy

That second photo absolutely kills me. We all need someone really silly in our lives.

March 13, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterMegan

Gah this series of pictures made me laugh out loud!

March 13, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterElizabeth

so cute, the dancing sister and the laughing sister :)

March 14, 2010 | Unregistered Commenterstacey

really love your photos and all the clothes you sew. am so inspired but have too little time and talent. haha. hope eve enjoys a her special day. my first turning 2. just out of curiosity, what camera you using? mine is never quite fast enough to catch my girl's pictures.

March 15, 2010 | Unregistered Commenteryvonne

My first born turns 30 in May!! Thirty!!! How is that possible?

March 15, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterDarlene Anderson

These photos could have been taken in my house. Older sister (5 1/2) just shakes her head and laughs at little crazy sister (3 1/2) all the time.

March 15, 2010 | Unregistered Commenterelz

Agreed. It's GREAT to have a sister (actually, 2). I love your name & love your blog. Your kids are adorable. And your pictures are awesome. I'm new to blogging & just found your blog. it's awesome. happy rest of the week to you!

March 16, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterKatie

your girls are more fashionable than most adult women i know, they definitely have a better wardrobe than i ;) also, i am in love with that bureau, so in love!!!

March 16, 2010 | Unregistered Commenterzephyrsarah

Photo number two is hillarious!

March 17, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterAnne Marie

Is it wrong for me to comment on the dresser? It's awesome, and the fact that it can double as a jumping-off point for the girls is pretty special.

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March 17, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterClaudia

Is it weird that I want those pants for myself?
Everytime you do outfit posts I think, "THose girls are going to grow up with such great and down to earth style" You dress them so beautifully without comprimising their childhood (if that makes sense) like so many other mothers you see shoving their children into kitten heels and outfits well about their age.

Grace
http://www.addiction-and-grace.blogspot.com

March 19, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterGrace

I love ruthie's sparkly cons in the last picture - I wish I had half her style x

March 20, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterBrooke

wow- my oldest baby did the same thing- only she turned six the day after yours did- where did the six years go? Thank you for this post. So fun :)

March 22, 2010 | Unregistered Commenterann bates

I knew she would love those leggings!!

March 31, 2010 | Unregistered Commenteralysha

Hahahahaha! I love this photo shoot!
Anna

April 2, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterLasso the Moon

Siblings are a gift to one another!

April 9, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterLisa

I think you + this lady could do some major damage

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April 12, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterMaggie

sisters are the best!

April 13, 2010 | Unregistered Commentercaptain kk

Great!

I have two sons, maybe two more daughters than!

April 16, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterMme Zsazsa

Those sisters are adorable. I can see that they are having fun together.
How nice it is to have a sister.

May 26, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterBoracay beach resort

I absolutely love the metal spinning top in the last photo! I had one when I was little and spent countless hours playing with it (pumping the handle up and down to make it go!) - they are so durable too! Somehow I have lost mine in the passage of time - do you know where I could get hold of a great spinning top like yours?

June 1, 2010 | Unregistered Commenterterayz

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