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&! dear nixon: you are 2!

happy two, my little light! TWO, dude. TWO. I still remember the night we brought you home— we walked through the front door, gently settled your car seat on the floor, and then had this moment where we looked at … Continue reading

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dear nixon: volume 14

my dude— Here are my very favorite things about you, right now, at almost-two. This weekend, you proudly poked your pointer finger into a raspberry, lowered your tiny voice a full octave, and bent said finger up and down while … Continue reading

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dear nixon: volume 13

dear sweet love: I’m writing to you fresh from the epicenter of a sleep regression, which some people will tell you is not a thing. I AM HERE TO TELL YOU IT IS INGODDAMNDEED A THING I mean, to preface, this is … Continue reading

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dear nixon: volume 12

The other day, I legitimately Googled “do I have mono or am I just really tired.” (1) as if Google knows (2) why am I Googling when I clearly should be asleep There’s an obvious solution here, and it rhymes … Continue reading

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dear nixon: vol. 11

dear favorite tiny human in the whole entire world: Welcome to being almost a year-and-a-half old, yo. At this time last year, you were basically just a precious ball of fat-fats and squishy bits; now here you are walking around, … Continue reading

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it was a year ago this month.

Two years ago this month, the stars quietly began to knit you together. It’d be weeks before I had any idea, but there you were– the very first twinkle of our Nixon, sleepily stretching into existence. One year ago this … Continue reading

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dear nixon: volume 9

At just over a year old, the longest stretch you’ve ever slept at one time, in your whole entire life, is four hours. This incredible event happened in the car on the way back from Nebraska, coming home from the … Continue reading

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