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Growing up.



Eloise is only ten days old and it feels like she's already growing SO fast.  I can't believe it.   Truly trying to soak in every single minute while looking forward to what's to come.  We had our first appointment the other day and she's already surpassed her birth weight...it seems we might have a chunker on our hands.  Either way, her growth is going to be more fun to track because of this sweet, sweet gift we received (I apologize for the bad pics) from one of the ladies at The Land of Nod.  Seriously, I've talked about how much I like the products, but all the people that work there are incredibly nice as well.  Thanks Land of Nod! 

{Land of Nod Flowers Growth Chart}

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  1. How sweet of Land of Nod... the growth chart is beautiful and will be a sweet way to watch Eloise grow. :) Glad the appointment went well!

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