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That’s My Name

May 11, 2011

You know what the best part of my Mother’s Day weekend was? Besides, obviously, the fact that my kid slept until almost 10 on Sunday (sure, it was brought on by sickness, but I’ll take it)? My kid calls me Momma now. He’s been doing it occasionally, sorta, kinda, for a few weeks now. But […]

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My Toddler–The Laugh Riot

May 4, 2011

My kid has the same ability to make me laugh that my husband has. Difference, I guess, being that my husband usually is being funny on purpose, and my kid is just being…a toddler. Take that picture up there. That’s my kid sitting in the dog’s bed while watching TV. N.C. sent me that picture […]

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Oh, To Have the Tenacity of a Toddler

April 26, 2011

(focused) Oh, to have the tenacity of a toddler. To be able to face your obstacles over and over until you conquer them. Sure, there may be a tantrum in there, from frustration or exhaustion. But then you realize–hey, I still haven’t done that THING yet, and that’s WAY more important than screaming here. And […]

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Ask the Internet: Am I Crazy?

April 14, 2011

Once again, I need some advice. Here’s the deal. I have to travel this summer for family reasons. My problem is that the family wants me to bring Jackson. This wouldn’t be so bad, but because of the timing, N.C. can’t come. That means that I would be flying from CA to TX with my […]

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Ask the Internet: Playtime for Toddlers Edition

April 5, 2011

Alright, you guys know how this works. I ask you all a question and then in the comments you blow me away with your answers. So today there’s only one question: What are some of your favorite playtime ideas for toddlers? Jackson has hit a stage where he’s not really into any of his books. […]

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