Life: enjoying the summer

Summer is ending… my maternity is ending. We’ve been trying to make the most of it by playing with Lizzy

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eating salads when it’s 90F outside

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taking Sofia to swimming class. One day we found a turtle on the road

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we stopped and helped it to move away from the danger

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we usually go to Costco after swimming class. Sofia took a nap on the ride

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and then on Sunday 7/31 we went to celebrate Lizzy’s 100 days

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she got to see around

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we got to eat

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such a peaceful lady 🙂

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so proud of my girls….

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We’ve instated the rule of not going to buy groceries until the fridge is empty, so it means we don’t necessarily go on weekend. This time it was a Friday and we took Lizzy with us. She was so entertained the whole trip

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The Olympic season is here and we’ve been watching the games all day long

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all the family

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After my 5k race, Sofia asks to take her on morning runs. I can’t really take her for my runs but on my rest day, yes of course. Last Saturday we woke up early so excited that she’d go for a run with mommy. She really run….. not for long, but run walk run… it was so fun! I can’t wait to run with her side by side on a race. But for now, I think every Saturday we’d have our “morning run” together.

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Saturday ballet class is always fun. They have different theme each week, so the girls are entertained.

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Last Sunday my long run was 9 miles. Glorious 9 miles. I felt great! Not really tired the rest of the day.

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We went to Earth Trek Crystal City in the afternoon. It was my first time since I got pregnant, so over a year already. I missed it so much! I was surprised how much I could still accomplish.

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It was a great way to introduce Sofia to the sport. She had a lot of fun passing the ropes and insists that she wants to climb too. Unfortunately she can’t do it until she’s 40 lbs.

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Now that the gym is closer to us, we’d definitely go more often. It’s a great sport.

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Last Tuesday, Lizzy woke up warm but still happy. But then after her morning nap, she was really warm, fussy and refused to eat. I got worried and booked an appt with the pediatrician. She was calmer by the time we got there (she finally nursed after I expressed some milk to her mouth).

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the pediatrician check her and she was fine, no ear infection. But the fever was 102.2F so she was given tylenol.

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then she took almost 3 hrs nap and woke up back to normal. Rolling!!!

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oh yes, that’s all she does these days! Unfortunately she doesn’t know how to roll back yet, so we have to help her or she’d “ask” for help.

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Horay for quick recovery! 🙂

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