Thursday, July 19, 2007

Sisters

Reason #3:

Mabel will have a sister.

(me and my lil sis, Jooj, back in 1999, or so, when overalls were apparently very "in")


Even though they will be 5 years apart,
I know that someday Mabel and Stella will be the best of friends.
I am lucky.
I have 2 fabulous sisters.
I don't know what I would do without them.
They are the smartest and most beautiful women I know.


(Although he is smart and beautiful, too,
please ignore my little brother, Lincoln, in this picture.
This post is about sisters, afterall.
Here are Julianne, Leslie, and me in 1998.)

8 comments:

  1. yeah, sisters are pretty much the coolest.

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  2. Sisters rock! I am glad Sophie and Emma are sisters.

    Elizabeth and Cleo are really too much younger than me to count, but Judy and I are good friends. Unfortunately, it wasn't that way until after we had our first children! :-( She is 4 years younger than me. Luckily, Mabel seems much more sweet than I was!

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  3. i just posted about my sis, too. They are the absolute best. Love the overalls :)

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  4. this reason is so beautiful - it's the same reason, even on the worst of days, I want another - just so Chelsea can experience what Nicole and I have. LOVE the photos - and I had at least three pairs of overalls in that same year - now they are my fabulous camping clothes...thank goodness I don't go camping much (for more reasons than one!)

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  5. love you too, steph, thanks for the lovely thoughts. audrey was just telling me yesterday that she wants a sister. it makes my heart hurt that i just can't do it for her. :(
    but i'd rather be alive and have three healthy kids than risk it all again. plus, i might have a boy.
    lucky for mabel. :)

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  6. Aww, this post is so sweet Stephanie. When I was contemplating being done (or, rather, Loi's being done) I was sad to think that Emily might not have a sister. Ginger is right, when we were younger we fought all the time. But now we are such good friends. I am glad Stella and Mabel will be sisters, and I hope they will get along better than Ginger and I did! I think Elizabeth and Cleo got along very well.

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  7. I love having 3 sisters, and my oldest sister is 10 years apart from me!

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  8. I loved this post!

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