The little girls are growing so fast! They love to play together, though sometimes it's a "Mine" contest. Amelia is eating more and more finger foods. Claire is still having trouble, but is trying. And, both are starting to stand without holding onto things. They've been cruising for months, yet they're now starting to branch … Continue reading Sprouts


Christmas & New Year

It was fun seeing the girls play and open their presents. We spent time with both sets of grandparents and the Coleman greats. The time spent with family was beyond needed and loved. Gran got the family Dr. Seuss PJs for pictures and Grandma Hughes went spacey with some silver glasses. Overall, it was a … Continue reading Christmas & New Year

Botanical Gardens

Today, we went to the Fort Worth Botanical Gardens. There, we spent two hours enjoying the “Four Seasons” and the “Rose Gardens” with plans to go back later to visit the “Japanese Garden.” The girls particularly enjoyed the wildlife including a Monarch butterfly, a squirrel who we repeatedly saw as he dug into the flower … Continue reading Botanical Gardens

Doing Well!

Claire's new kidney is doing great. Her electrolytes and everything are evening out. She's still in the ICU, just in case. We're monitoring and waiting to make sure the kidney works 100%; and that she can breathe with the new pressure in her tummy.  Much love, Mom and Dad Hughes Claire pre-surgery Claire post-surgery