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My Little Mermaid

My daughter has taken a liking to Little Mermaid. So much so that when we renovated our house this summer and decided the kids could each have their own room, she requested a Little Mermaid room. 

This brought back some wonderful memories because I also had a Little Mermaid themed room when I was a kid. I even searched high and low for the same glow-in-the-dark Little Mermaid table lamp I used to have. No luck. But I'll keep scouring eBay!

I was, however, contacted about a Little Mermaid LEGO set around the same time we were remodeling, which piqued my interest. 

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Four Years with Isabel

My baby girl turned four years old yesterday. I suppose that means she's not a baby anymore. I don't often get sad about birthdays, but this one had me feeling sentimental. 

Isabel is the daughter I didn't know I needed. She really brings a lot of joy and sunshine to my life, and for that, I am grateful. She's the kind of little girl who is mostly happy (she has her sassy moments) and goes with the flow. She makes parenting feel easy. She gets testy at times but is easily corrected. She also gets excited about small things and will throw her arms around you and exclaim, "thank you!" 

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