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Hi, I'm Daniela. Welcome to my personal lair on the Internet. This is where I write about storytelling, activism, technology and pop culture. Sometimes I post videos. I update my lair when the mood strikes me. Follow me on Twitter for daily updates (@dcap).

Snaps: My Niece Elle Has Mad Personality

I love my baby niece Elle. Even though she’s 1 year old, you can already tell that she is going to be a dynamic force of nature. She has what I like to call “mad attitude” and a very strong personality.

Elle's 1st Thanksgiving

At Elle’s first Thanksgiving last fall, she spent hours pushing her little cart around, charming everyone to burst into spontaneous “oohs” and “ahhhs.” While the rest of the family dined at the adults table, I was on the floor documenting some serious ‘tude.

Elle's 1st Thanksgiving

Elle's 1st Thanksgiving

Elle's 1st Thanksgiving

Elle's 1st Thanksgiving

Elle's 1st Thanksgiving

Elle is part Jewish, Japanese, Indonesian, Dutch, and 100% awesome.