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  • Olivia

    Month 156

    Dear Olivia, I’m not so sure how I feel about you becoming a teenager. Personally, I think I’m in shock that we’re at this momentous point in your life. It feels just like yesterday…

  • Olivia

    Month 144

    Dear Olivia, First, let’s start off by saying you’re a great kid. Really phenomenal. This year has been nothing short of a dumpster fire but you’ve been a delight for most parts. This…

  • Olivia

    Month 132

    Dear Olivia, Writing to you again is kind of like seeing an old friend you haven’t seen in a long time but you pick up right where you left off and all…

  • 111mo Olivia4
    Uncategorized, Olivia

    Month 109 – 111

    Dear Olivia, It’s Christmastime which is ultimately my favorite time of year. As exhausting as this season can be, I look forward to experiencing everything through yours and Miles’s eyes. I’ve always…

  • 102moOlivia20
    Parenthood, Olivia, Travel

    Month 100, 101 and 102

    Dear Olivia, I feel like a ping pong ball at the moment between school, work, extracurricular activities and just with life in general. You might be asking yourself, why am I no longer writing…

  • 99moOlivia26
    Parenthood, Olivia, Adventures, Holiday

    Month 98 & 99

    Dear Olivia, The holidays are over and despite it being my favorite time of year, I’m excited to send you and your brother back to school. I need routine like nobody’s business and…

  • 97moOlivia29

    Month 96 & 97

    Dear Olivia, You are 8 years old. Is there anything more frightening than that? Ok, 16 will be terrifying but I refuse to think that far ahead. 8 is a huge number…

  • 95moOlivia18
    Newsletter, Olivia

    Month 94 & 95

    Dear Olivia, I find it odd that you don’t know how to play with toys. I watch you sit in front of your toys and arrange them in lovely displays but you…