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14 Apr, 2008

Monday monday

Posted by andrea tomkins in: Misc. life|Photography

Sarah’s birthday weekend is officially over. Phew. Things are finally back to normal around here. I had coffee with Dani and Lucas this morning.

What a great way to kick off the week eh?

Look at her, isn’t she gorgeous? She JUST HAD A BABY PEOPLE.

 Dani and Lucas

Lucas was a perfect dream baby. Here he is, just barely tolerating me and my camera.

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Would ya look at this handsome little guy? I think he liked me. (Or at least I hope he did, because I sure liked him.)

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8 Responses to "Monday monday"

1 | DaniGirl

April 14th, 2008 at 2:57 pm

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Oh Andrea, you’re so sweet, and these are lovely photos! Thanks for this, and for not mocking neither my addled-brain conversation fragments nor my ungraceful attempt to nurse discreetly in public. It was so much fun seeing you today, the beginning of a stellar day.

2 | DaniGirl

April 14th, 2008 at 2:58 pm

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“not mocking neither”? Ugh. Apparently, my comments are as addled as my conversation. Eep!

3 | Shan

April 14th, 2008 at 5:56 pm

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Oh he is so sweet.

4 | BeachMama

April 14th, 2008 at 7:14 pm

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Oh my he looks so much like his brothers. Dani, you look fantastic. Glad you gals got to get together for coffee!

5 | Postcards from the Mothership » You were right!

April 15th, 2008 at 6:55 am

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[…] It’s on days like these that I truly love my one-year sabbatical in SAHM-land. I started the day with a coffee date with Andrea, who gets sweeter every time we meet. She took the most gorgeous photos of Lucas… I stole this one, but you should pop on over to her site to take a look at the rest, and I’ll wait for you to get back. […]

6 | Marla

April 15th, 2008 at 8:33 am

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I poked my screen trying to stick my finger in her dimple.

8 | Miche

April 16th, 2008 at 6:44 pm

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Beautiful photos Andrea!

I especially like the bottom one of Lucas. Fabulous!

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