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Rachael Emily-Baby Naming

The hardest part about having a child for me is finding a name.
 I have been dreading the naming process, that is why we started so early.
I didn't get a name for Ethan until I went into labor and was hoping that would not be the case this time.
I am a super organized control freak kind of person so it has been stressing me out.

We decided to go to Barnes and Noble to give it another try.  While searching, and hating every name, I re-suggested a name that I have loved for a long time and we decided! Yay! I was SO excited! I still am so excited.
I never would've guessed we would find a name so soon.
For now I will announce the middle names and save her name for her birth announcement.  The middle names are Rachael Emily.
Rachael is to honor my lovely sister that passed 8 years ago.  She is my heart.
Emily is my little sisters middle name, and she is my everything.
My 2 favorite people balled up into one precious angel, our daughter. =)

Celebrate with a pumpkin spice hot chocolate and a chilly Autumn walk.



We watch a movie with the boys every night.  We do seasonal movies, because I am season obsessed.  We got to start this season with one of my all time faves, The Corpse Bride.
I cannot watch this movie enough, I'm a hopeless romantic and huge Tim Burton fan, this movie was made for me.  Hopefully the boys will let me watch Coraline next, it's such an eerie movie, I really don't like it one bit but can't help myself.
 My other favorite thing about fall...

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