the story of the hug.

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it’s been a couple of crazy days over here! i’ve felt probably every emotion in the book over the past 72 hours and for the record, i wouldn’t recommend it. :) with the start of a new school year, getting the kids situated and comfortable, and all that entails, it feels like it really takes a toll....

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first day of school.

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“samson, this is the sign you make if you want a drink of water…” she motioned with her hand while she walked beside him, their backpacks bouncing up and down hitting their backs with each stride they took. “…and this is the sign you make if you need to go potty…got it?” he mimicked her motions with the biggest smile on his face and i swear my mama heart was all sorts of bursting as i walked along side them watching and listening as eleanor gave samson the last run down on kindergarten while we walked to school yesterday morning on their first big day....

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the US Open!

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excited to share a bunch of photos from our day at the US Open yesterday! this is one of our family’s favorite things to do each year and we’ve enjoyed taking the kids to the day matches for the past several years. both eleanor and samson did one week of tennis camp here in the city this summer and while conrad was too little for camp, he did make it out to the tennis courts this summer a couple of times too....

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lake george with friends!

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we spent the weekend at lake george with good friends and it felt like the perfect way to say so long to summer. we mostly just stayed put at the pool because the kids were loving it so much, which i have no complaints about! we didn’t bring the camera out until about 20 minutes before we were packing up to head home yesterday, and i’m so glad i did!...

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