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Three Months Old (Eleanor’s Monthly Photo)

Eleanor, 3 months old
Eleanor, 3 months old

(I’ll be taking a photo of Eleanor sitting in the Eames rocker and wearing her pin each month until she’s two years old.)

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    heidi
    July 29, 2009 at 1:22 pm

    So sweet! I love the surprised expression on her face:)

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    Amanda
    July 29, 2009 at 1:46 pm

    Wow, it’s crazy how different she looks from her first month to just her third! She is so adorable! I love her little cheeks.

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    Melissa
    July 29, 2009 at 2:16 pm

    Aww, soo cute!

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      Tangled Dolls
      October 8, 2010 at 11:49 am

      I’m loving her little mohawk that shows up in a couple of the 3 month pictures. Cute idea to take the pictures in the same setting all the way up to 2 years. I wonder what you’ll do with the collection of 24 when it’s finished!

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    KaityWhite
    July 29, 2009 at 2:23 pm

    This is just such a sweet idea – I am totally stealing it for when I have kids! And Eleanor is such a beautiful baby! Congrats on 3 months!

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    Rebecca
    July 29, 2009 at 2:27 pm

    She’s so sweet! Her hair is adorable. :)

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    Laura
    July 29, 2009 at 2:33 pm

    What a cutie! That little tuft of hair on her had is absolutely precious! :)

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    Bonnie
    July 29, 2009 at 2:39 pm

    A kewpie doll! She just gets more beautiful! And, what a perfect complimentary color the walls are!

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    Holly
    July 29, 2009 at 2:48 pm

    What a cutie pie!!

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    mary
    July 29, 2009 at 2:56 pm

    Awww, she’s getting big!

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    Natalie
    July 29, 2009 at 3:04 pm

    She is precious! And I still can’t get over the perfect pink that is your living room :)

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    down pillow
    July 29, 2009 at 3:32 pm

    too too cute. What a doll!

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    christy
    July 29, 2009 at 3:47 pm

    I cannot believe she is already 3 mos old! She is a doll. She has already changed so much from that first photo. Can’t wait to see the progression.

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    casey
    July 29, 2009 at 3:48 pm

    she is so cute, and love your idea of taking a picture of her in the same spot. how do you like that rocker? does it work for you?

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    jbhat
    July 29, 2009 at 3:50 pm

    Happy 3 months, Nicole and Eleanor. Time is flying. Seems like just yesterday you were painting that porch, waiting for her to come on out.

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    Katie
    July 29, 2009 at 4:05 pm

    She is adorable! :D I like how she’s wearing almost the same thing every time.

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    RisaJ
    July 29, 2009 at 4:06 pm

    this is such a great idea….i find myself looking forward to these pictures.

    she is so cute and she is getting so big….enjoy every second!

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    Audrie
    July 29, 2009 at 4:21 pm

    Her hair is killer! She’s such a gorgeous baby :)

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    Tracy
    July 29, 2009 at 4:23 pm

    What a precious little girl! She’s beautiful, and oh love her her style, too adorable. She sure grows up fast.
    I hope you guys are doing great all around, def. enjoy yourself with the lil’ darling.

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    Amanda
    July 29, 2009 at 4:31 pm

    That chair plus a darling baby = eeee! Love those pictures!

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    ash
    July 29, 2009 at 4:33 pm

    Such a fab idea! I wish I had thought of this with my 1st daughter who is now 3.. but I think I might just copy you with our newborn daughter! P.S.- LOVE the Eames rocker… as well as your entire home!

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    Terri
    July 29, 2009 at 5:53 pm

    She is so adorable and looks right at home in that eames rocker. My son is 22 mos old and a lot of fun these days…but I do miss having a newborn around the house. Enjoy every minute — it goes by so quickly!

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    robin
    July 29, 2009 at 6:01 pm

    precious!

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    danielle
    July 29, 2009 at 6:18 pm

    Aww…she’s growing up too quickly!

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    Edward
    July 29, 2009 at 6:23 pm

    Good to start kids young on appreciating great furniture.

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    Sweet Bait
    July 29, 2009 at 6:49 pm

    She is such a doll and that chair is fantastic!

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    Simone
    July 29, 2009 at 7:03 pm

    you can see the changes so much – this is a lovely photo!

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    Amy Beth @ Ministry So Fabulous!
    July 29, 2009 at 7:33 pm

    Darling as always!

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    Emma
    July 29, 2009 at 8:32 pm

    She looks like the perfect combination of you and Brandon – can’t decide who she looks like more. Too cute.

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    Your Mother
    July 29, 2009 at 10:56 pm

    she is soooo cute!

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    Mateja
    July 30, 2009 at 1:34 am

    Awww, this hairstyle!

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    D
    July 30, 2009 at 3:51 am

    I love the idea of the pin for the monthly photos!

    And Eleanor looks adorable :)

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    tee
    July 30, 2009 at 8:01 am

    How cute is she!! congratulations!

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    Nuit
    July 30, 2009 at 9:34 am

    Gorgeous, omg Nicole, she is growing so fast! I always look forward to the monthly photo ;)

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    Paula
    July 30, 2009 at 10:41 am

    I love this photo series – she’s so cute and sitting prettily in my favourite chair in the world! Just got me a vintage Eames RAR last week :)

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    Celeste
    July 30, 2009 at 11:08 am

    I so love this idea!

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    Grace
    July 30, 2009 at 11:22 am

    She is so beautiful,enjoy your motherhood. I will be popping by again . thanks for sharing.

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    Sara
    July 30, 2009 at 11:54 am

    She is absolutely delicious!

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    Miss B.
    July 30, 2009 at 2:21 pm

    I love the lighting in this image and she seems so ‘present’, I bet she’s going to be a smarty pants just like her mama!

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    kasey
    July 30, 2009 at 4:15 pm

    she’s beautiful.
    xo

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    Yansy
    July 30, 2009 at 4:41 pm

    She’s adorable!

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    pve
    July 30, 2009 at 4:59 pm

    happy hour! (or happy 3 months!!)

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    CreativeActivity - Sandra
    July 30, 2009 at 6:07 pm

    Ooooh how sweet!!! And that hairstyle and in the coolest chair ever…:D Loved this! :)

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    Lisa
    July 30, 2009 at 6:22 pm

    So freaking adorable! Good job with the feedings mom! Such a kissable little angel.

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    Fiona (Wallstory)
    July 31, 2009 at 1:58 am

    What a lovely idea. I’ll look forward to her progress

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    joanna goddard
    July 31, 2009 at 6:12 am

    oh my goodness, she is SOOOO sweet! (and i love your house)

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    vintage simple
    July 31, 2009 at 7:42 am

    She’s very cute…. I have a question for you, and I totally understand if you never get around to answering it…but the rocking chair? Is that the fiberglass or the molded plastic kind? And are you happy with it?
    -maria

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    The Lil Bee
    July 31, 2009 at 8:35 am

    I love this idea! I am going to do something like this too when I have the baby. Thank you for that.

    I love this room, too…wow!!

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    Amanda Nicole
    July 31, 2009 at 12:00 pm

    She’s developing her own little face! Lovely.

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    Erin O
    July 31, 2009 at 12:11 pm

    She looks like a Kewpie! Which is excellent :o)

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    Mama in the City
    July 31, 2009 at 12:46 pm

    Wonderfully adorable. I like your photo idea and this will be a wonderful keepsake for you. She is a gem and I love your nursery.

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    Jessibee
    July 31, 2009 at 2:00 pm

    I’m so on board with Eleanor’s hair!

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    cynthia
    August 1, 2009 at 9:28 am

    i LOVE this idea! i did this with my son except with a football but if i was to ever have a girl, i’m definitely going to use your idea. :)

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    Dee
    August 2, 2009 at 2:24 pm

    hi — found you through Kenziepoo! I love this month-by-month in the same location idea! I also think you have a beautiful design sense. I want to live in your house!

    Dee

    http://newenglandnanny.blogspot.com

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    supa (Mary Beth)
    August 3, 2009 at 5:57 pm

    BOY is she cute!

    I applaud your foresight in getting this adorable idea going *before* she starts growing faster than you can keep up.

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    Susan the shoppe owner
    August 5, 2009 at 12:49 am

    Hi! Your blog is lovely :O)

    I just had to comment on this post, because this is my first time stopping by your blog, and my little girl is also named Eleanor Anne (but with an e)! She’s just turned 15 months old. Time flies!

    Your little girl is so precious. Enjoy these early days!

    Blessings, Susan

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    Amy J
    August 5, 2009 at 2:19 pm

    I subscribe to your blog. Of all the things you post, I look forward most to seeing these! (Her two month was just the cutest ever!) Enjoy her & Congratulations.

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    bungalowbliss
    August 7, 2009 at 12:45 pm

    Aww, look at Miss Eleanor! How quickly the time is passing–even moreso for you, I’m sure! What a cutie…

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    Hannah
    August 11, 2009 at 9:03 pm

    How adorable!:)

    BTW where did you get that rug?

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    Gina
    August 13, 2009 at 12:00 pm

    Oh my goodness! She is so adorable. I love that idea of taking a photo each month with her little pin. So cute!

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    Nichole
    August 13, 2009 at 3:53 pm

    She is such a doll!

    That is an awesome idea. I never did a picture a month of my little one, though I wish I had. I love Eleanor’s nursery, it is so beautiful and peaceful.

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    Down and Out Chic
    August 14, 2009 at 9:33 am

    she is soooo sweet and i love, love, love the chevron rug.

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