she's been basically putting herself down for naps, so we offered to convert her crib into a bed! this is how we feel about it:
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earlier in the week, i was astounded to see this:
alex and i reviewed the year, and we agree that it was good! the rewards of being a good parent now are more than penny simply not crying - now she plays with us, and will occasionally fling her arms around our necks, give us kisses and say "i love you".
again, she has met and surpassed all of her resolutions for 2011, so we've decided that this year we'll work on reading, getting off the pacifier, and counting to 20.
seriously, look at this child: