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Name: Ryan Dilger
Date registered: February 18, 2008
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Latest posts

  1. December Dailies Return — December 5, 2012
  2. Snow White and Prince Charming — November 13, 2012
  3. Fall Planting — October 4, 2012
  4. Band Day 2012–The Greatest Show on Earth — October 4, 2012
  5. Weekend Trip — June 11, 2012

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  1. Introducing Joshua David Dilger — 8 comments
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  4. Portrait Innovations–9 months old — 4 comments
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Dec 05

December Dailies Return

I am going to do my best with this for this year and not feel bad when it falls apart. Life is very busy these days with big but great things at work and two fabulous kids at home. Enjoy!

Nov 13

Snow White and Prince Charming

Halloween this year was Allie’s choice, and she wanted to be Snow White, her favorite of the princesses. We thought about making Josh one of the seven dwarfs but decided that he wouldn’t like the beard. So, Prince Charming was the choice. If you asked him what he was, he would say “Princess Charming”. He …

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Oct 04

Fall Planting

We took advantage of some sales and got a few plants to go around the mailbox. Daddy luckily had able helpers to assist him. No way he could do this by himself.

Oct 04

Band Day 2012–The Greatest Show on Earth

Band Day, a circus theme this year, was also Allie’s first Purdue football game. She got the whole game day experience from Starbucks to Old Man donuts, tailgating and a nap on the way home.

Jun 11

Weekend Trip

This past weekend, Daddy got left at home while Mommy and the kids headed to Grandma’s house. It was just a brief stop for Mommy because she and Grandpa went to Denver to look at sheep. So Grandma and the kids hung out, picked raspberries, played, napped at times and generally had fun Friday and …

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May 29

Bring May Flowers

Clara, our babysitter comes one or two nights a week so that we can work late. She caught this video of Allie doing “shuffle, ball change”. Josh thinks he is jumping very high.

May 28

Allie’s 4 1/2 Birthday

Allie was very excited about turning 4 1/2 so we celebrated her half-birthday in style with cake and party hats.

May 03

April Showers

April brought Easter and other adventures. Also, in April, I started to keep track of the words Josh was saying. April bought us “I’m stuck”, “One more time”, lots of body parts (elbow, hair, arm), animals and their sounds (duck, cow, monkey). And our favorite–bunny! And what does a bunny do “hop hop!”

Apr 12

Spring School Pictures

Look at our adorable pair of kids!

Apr 01

March Madness

Our fun March. By the end of March, Josh was saying: help, star, oh no, rock (meaning rock in the chair), outside, ride, baa, moo, roar (very quiet, like a whisper), puppy, stuck, all done, happy (meaning the happy birthday book), mommy, daddy, and Allie (not always for the right person), nose, up and down.

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