Letters to Camille

Letter to Camille: Dedication Sunday

Hello sweet Camibear! I’m listening to you on the baby monitor as you try to go to sleep, but those hiccups are getting on your nerves. You were pretty sleepy tonight though, because you had such a big… Read More

Letter to Camille: Two Months

Hello sweet Camibear! This time two months ago, you were only an hour and a half old. On one hand, I can’t believe you are already 2 months old. On the other hand, it feels like you’ve been… Read More

Letter to Camille: My Baby Burrito

Hello sweet Camille! You are snoozing soundly in your pack-n-play, giving me a little free time to write you this letter. I was thinking about some of the cute things you do, and wanted to write them down… Read More

Letter to Camille: One Month

Hello sweet Camille, and Happy 4 Weeks and 1 Day since your birth. I began writing to you yesterday and wanted to post an entry exactly one month from your birthday – but I’m learning that sometimes I… Read More

Letter to Camille: Your Name

Sweet Camille Grace, thank you for quietly snoozing through yet another meal in a restaurant. We just got back from Moon River (technically your first trip to a bar – though we headed straight to the restaurant portion),… Read More

Letter to Camille Grace

Hello sweet baby. For the first time in nearly 40 weeks, as I write you lie snuggled in a loved one’s arms, soundly sleeping. It’s August 1st – our due date – a box on the calendar I’ve… Read More

Letter to Baby: Week 37

Hello little one! It’s official – as of today, we are considered full-term. That’s wonderful news, because even though I have wanted to see you for a long time, I knew you needed to bake for at least… Read More

Letter to Baby: Week 36

Hello little one, and Happy Fourth of July! Or, more importantly to me, Happy Week 36! Today we are officially 9 months pregnant, and that is a huge reason to celebrate. Your daddy and I lit sparklers in… Read More

Letter to Baby: Week 35

Hello little one! I hope you are enjoying your nap. You seem to have settled down for a bit after kicking and squirming all evening. I still like playing with your elbow, but now I seem to have… Read More

Letter to Baby: Week 33

Hello little one! You’re still my little one, but you’re getting bigger all the time. We got to see you again yesterday in an ultrasound, and you’ve grown so much your whole head doesn’t even fit into the… Read More