Just "Hanging" Out

Thursday, December 3, 2009

Piper is being a Toddler today. Not that she isn't normally. But sometimes she's the cute, learning, sweet-speaking toddler, and sometimes she's the "let's get everything out" and "make lots of messes" and "play with the no-touch things" Toddler. She is the latter today.

And I'm the Hormonal Pregnant Mama today. Which translates to the Toddler as The Wicked Witch of the West when I say "no." And Daddy is, of course, Our Hero. He gets rather caught in the middle sometimes.

But in the midst of the messes and the Thwarted Toddler and the Thwarted Hormonal Pregnant Mama, we did sit down together for a few minutes. We read some books. We hung out. We took pictures to document that sometimes we DO have fun together.

Actually, the Toddler was interrupting a limited self-portrait session of mine (limited, because I've only got so much energy here, and I'm NOT seeing me today). But we decided to make it fun, and whacked our personalities together for a few minutes to see what we'd come up with. Without further ado, I give you (friends, relatives, and posterity):

Piper and Mama











(Images © Informal Moments Photography)

8 comments:

nAncY said...

i "love" these!
i knew those shots would find you!

Carrie said...

Oh, Kelly, SO adorable. I need this reminder all the time, but cherish these last few days with your first as your only - we don't have long!!! :)

Danielle said...

Cute!

Cassandra Frear said...

After reading the posts from today and yesterday, I understand better your context.

His strength is made perfect in weakness.

Glad you're here.

Ashleigh Slater said...

Love the pictures, Kelly!

S. Etole said...

Time very well spent ... thank you for sharing it with us.

Pete and Julie said...

awww, I love these! Praying that your delivery goes well, and comes soon!

Julie

Geezees Geezees Custom Canvas Art said...

You guys are way too adorable!

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