Tuesday, August 5, 2008

A Snippet of BU '08

I'm in the middle of a sort of ambitious "article" about Blog Union '08 which is being written in the scant times that Abe is napping and not crawling all over me. In the meantime, here are two examples of what led to the euphoria I felt all weekend in Hermosa Beach:

Abe and Amy, February 20008 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia:Abe and Amy, August 2008 in Orange County, California
Moments like the one above were every few minutes with people who met Abe or babies we met in Addis. Then there was this kind of fun too: Meredith demonstrates "spirit fingers."

And Judah taught Ted some of those moves of his:

11 comments:

Jana said...

oh, I was *hoping* you would write about it. I was actually going to email you to encourage you to do it. :)

Rebecca said...

I love the videos! Thanks for posting this stuff!

The Albertsons said...

I am so, so happy for you all. I am so, so sad for me. Sorry, I'm in a very selfish mood :(.
But really, I'm HAPPY that you all got to meet in person!!! Not sure about next year, but we'll be in Portland :)...
becca

Meredith said...

Thank you taking the time to share my greatness with the world.

Sam said...

If I remember nothing else (which isnt likely) from BU08, I will remember the spirit fingers. and meredith's confusion about where to look when she was getting videotaped

Chris and Jess said...

Look at Abe- such a big boy now! What a sweet picture! Glad you had a great time, I'm looking forward to BU 09!

Hauswife said...

So much FUN! The videos are great!

~Laura~ said...

favorite memories from BU 08:

~Meredith's spirit fingers

~your sweet sweet Abe. (He's so snuggly)

~You're pretty darn awesome too. :)

~Laura~ said...

oh, and one more favorite...when you were asked about "Gotcha Day" LOVE IT!! :)

filoli said...

Eagerly waiting for your more extensive BU post...

PVZ said...

That looks like so much fun! How great you could all get together.

Pattie