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Nyah and Riley photos

Aug 1, 2011   //   by zevenadmin   //   Blog, Personal  //  1 Comment

Here are some photos of my twin daughters, Nyah and Riley:

Nyah’s first two teeth

Jul 5, 2011   //   by zevenadmin   //   Blog, Personal  //  No Comments

Here is Nyah showing her first two teeth. And her beautiful eyes. And her perfect nose. And… you get the idea. Pure beauty.

Baby Smiling

Riley Rocking Out

Jul 5, 2011   //   by zevenadmin   //   Blog, Personal, Photography  //  No Comments

Both my daughters love cables. Give them a cable, and they will keep themselves occupied for hours. So you can imagine the potential fun in headphones—two cables!

This weekend I put on some Adele and gave my daughter the headphones, thinking she would pull them off immediately and starting playing with the cables. Well, to my surprise, she actually enjoyed listening to music and, like the rest of us, just twirled the cable gently.

She got through the entire song. As soon as it stopped, she started yanking the headphones off.

I was rather impressed.

Here’s a photo.

Riley listening to Adele

Riley listening to Adele

Flying with Twin Babies

May 30, 2011   //   by zevenadmin   //   Blog, Personal  //  2 Comments

I am sure there a thousand articles on traveling with babies and at least half that many on traveling with twins. But, in reality, there aren’t that many on traveling with twin babies. And beyond that, every situation is different. So, here’s mine.
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The little things

Feb 27, 2011   //   by zevenadmin   //   Blog, Personal  //  No Comments


Today my daughter Riley laughed for the first time at 3 months and 3 weeks old.

It was the most beautiful thing in the world. She started with a bit of smiley cough. She rapidly figured out that this is how you laugh and next thing you know, she was laughing.

It reminded me how the smallest things can sometimes be the most powerful things in the world.