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A Bundle of Myrrh

"My beloved is unto me as a bundle of myrrh." Song of Solomon 1:13

Archive for the ‘Firsts’ Category

The Lily Show

Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

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Lily was so excited to get glasses last week. It’s a whole new world aaaand she and Dad are twins now.

And she’s gonna need to see well in order to seranade Mama on those strings!


The Esther Show

Monday, July 3rd, 2017


Another tooth bites the dust at our house. Esther lost her first tooth yesterday! Welcome to the big kid club Esther!

At The Parsonage – End of Spring

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

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May was such a full month. Thankfully it was busy with the many good things we enjoy, the big things and those small everyday things.  Here are some of those lovely everyday things.


The Gerhardt Show

Monday, February 6th, 2017

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A couple weeks ago this happened. He was sooo excited. Losing these first baby teeth always makes me a smidge sentimental. I remember when those first teeth first appeared!

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Our “Losing a Tooth” policy has been updated. We don’t do the Tooth Fairy but do give the babies some money for the first lost tooth and only the first lost tooth otherwise….. We were only giving them a quarter because A QUARTER WAS GOOD ENOUGH FOR THEIR MAMA right? But with inflation and because we are only giving moola the first time we have bumped up the allowance to an entire dollar.

* I did issue back payment to Lily and Clara due to the policy update.