Category Archives: Lily

Lily is by far a child on the move and somehow through it all we’ve been having fun documenting her daily growth. This year on top of taking her daily snapshot I’ve been capturing daily videos as well, and this is them. Compiled into neat little monthly videos. Looking back it’s great to see how far she came in such a short amount of time, plus documenting our huge move up north is kind of neat too. I hope you have fun watching these, if you only have time for a couple June and November are probably my favorites. Enjoy!

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I love Ruby Beach and Olympic National Park, they were a big part of me moving up to Washington State. The rustic beaches and tide pools make it a dream to go explore for a little toddler. Tanya and I have a tent hanging around our house so we decided, hey, lets give this camping thing a whirl. Lily would love it! And she did! Since there’s only so many things she can lose a leg on, she ran all over the beach looking for starfish and sea anemones and finding a dead crab or two.

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As you might remember from last year’s Halloween costume, Lily has a taste for strange outfits. Mind you, last year she only had a marginal say in choosing her amazing 2 scoop ice cream getup, but this year it was clear from the start. She wanted to be a blue goat.

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Tanya, Lily, and I have been getting out of the city as much as possible lately and the website Tmber has been a great resource. I came across their video review of the Big Four Ice Caves and knew it would be a ton of fun for everyone. The next morning we packed up the toddler backpack and drove up into the Cascades for a day of fun.

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