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Poltergeists

WHAM!  Gabby and I are standing in the hallway in our home, talking.  It’s evening, about the time both of our girls should be in bed.  We’re talking about something, about what, I can’t recall.  We’re carrying on our conversation … Continue reading

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Chinese acrobat tryout

Now I won’t claim Gracie is as talented as the Chinese acrobats you see at Disney’s Epcot.  Nevertheless, her ‘acrobatic’ exploits still amaze me.  Check out the video of her spinning her body pillow with her feet while laying on … Continue reading

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Walk a mile in her shoes…

How ironic it is that we wheel Gracie around everywhere we go in public. I say this because about a month ago she has started up a new self-stimulatory behavior:  pacing. I captured a photo of her walking (see above), but … Continue reading

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