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You may know Natalie's imaginary friend, Wilba.  Well,

there was an article in Parenting on imaginary playmates

with this picture.  I showed it to Nat and asked her if this

is what Wilba looked like and she said, "YES, that's Wilba!" 

The girl even looks like Nat!


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Natalie gives her first little bike to Catherine.  Actually, Aunt Lisa first gave it to Nic!

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Bug and Daddy working on the Bug's homework.

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Toni had to work on hers, too.

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Cheese!  Had to get a picture for Nic's VIP. 

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Grandma in February at the 1st Quarter birthday celebrations. 

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Aunt Kristin.



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Aunt Lisa, Uncle George and Cousin Pat.



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Daddy opening his presents.


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Emily and Natalie in the Valentine's Day dresses Grandma made them. 

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Gretchen and Natalie making a friend at the Lawrence Hall of Science. 




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Nicolas and Lauren have these mind benders all figured out!

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Nat and Nic on the whale at LHS.  



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Still the most beautiful view on earth!



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Nic climbing on some DNA at LHS.

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Tailgate party!

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We rearranged the bedroom to make an office for Daddy.  Suits Natalie just fine...

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My bulbs produced!

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Nic building a house with the birthday present from Grandma.  Thanks, Grandma!!



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Nat had to be in the picture, too.

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My sisters.  Celia (Eme)

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Maria (Nena)

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Zara (Boobie)

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A sad day at the Straka household.   Blue Truck is being sold.  Nic and Nat gave Blue Truck hugs goodbye.  (So did I when no one was looking!)



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Goodbye, Blue Truck.  Sniff, sniff.

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We'll miss you!



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Nat and Em at Easter.

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My handsome little Honey Bunch. 

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