Letters to Camille

Letter to Camille: Eighteen Months

Hello sweet bear and Happy 18-month birthday! You are a year and a half old today. It’s hard for me to believe that you are as close to 2 as you are to 1. But you’re still my… Read More

Letter to Camille: Seventeen Months

Hello sweet sleeping bunny, and Happy 17 Month Birthday! We just tucked you in after a nice bath and you seem to be sleeping soundly. Your bath went well – they’re going much better now that we’ve figured… Read More

Letter to Camille: Sixteen Months

Hello sweet sleeping Princess, and Happy Month 16! You finally seem to have quieted down after another coughing fit. I’m so sorry you’re still going through all these winter/childhood illnesses, and I wish there were more I could… Read More

Letter to Camille: Fifteen Months

Hello sweet sleeping bear! You’re all snuggled down in your crib with the mandatory two pacifiers (in case you lose one during the night) and a stuffed animal. Tonight it’s your stuffed dog, or “oof oof” as you… Read More

Letter to Camille: Fourteen Months

Hello sweet girl, and Happy 14 months! This last month has been such an up and down ride for all of us. I have loved watching you grow, watching you respond to us and communicate with us, watching… Read More

Letter to Camille: Thirteen Months

Hello sweet-yet-crabby girl. I’m so glad you seem to be sleeping peacefully right now. You’ve had a rough night! Apparently, tooth #4 is working its way into your mouth, and it’s not being very nice about it. You’ve… Read More

Letter to Camille: Happy First Birthday!

Happy Birthday, sweet girl! Right now you are sleeping hard after a big, fun day. Can you believe you are one year old? I can’t. This time one year ago we were just beginning to get acquainted. You… Read More

Letter to Camille: Eleven Months

Hello sweet pea, and Happy 11 month birthday! I can hardly believe that this time a year ago, we had just bought your rocking chair. The very chair I rocked you in tonight. We were so excited and… Read More

Letter to Camille: Your Daddy Rocks

Hello sweet pea! Did you know today is a special day? It’s your Daddy’s first Father’s Day, and whether you realized that or not, you sure did give him lots of sweet hugs and smiles. And I’m glad… Read More

Letter to Camille: Ten Months

Happy 10 month birthday sweet girl! You’re in bed asleep right now, worn out after a fun day. The weather today was perfect – bright blue skies almost as blue as your eyes, with a warm sun but… Read More