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Pumpkin Picking

October 26, 2011

And this one is mine. And this one. And that one over there. And I’ll just sit on this one to keep it safe. Oooh, how about THIS one?

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What I Learned This Weekend

October 24, 2011

I am more likely to clean if someone is coming over who might judge me. On a related note, it’s AMAZING how much you can get cleaned in an hour if you have to. My child REALLY needs at least two massive sessions of physical activity a day to not be a total pill. Oh, […]

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The Unfriendly Skies

July 12, 2011

In retrospect, spilling most of my 44 oz. Diet Coke in my lap on the way to the airport wasn’t really a good omen. Soaking wet, sticky, and nervous: three things I didn’t want to be as I headed into my 3 hour flight, without N.C., with Jackson. And yet, that’s exactly how my trip […]

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Toddler vs. Parent: Who Wins This Round?

June 20, 2011

Sleep. Bedtime is taking an hour. Multiple night wakings. Grouchy mommy. Winner: Toddler Food.Toddler rarely eats vegetables, unless hidden in a smoothie. Would be perfectly happy eating cereal and yogurt full time. At least he’ll eat those. Winner: Toddler Dinner as a family. Child refuses to eat sitting down. Wants to graze all day. Would […]

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The Nightmare of the Toddler Bed

June 17, 2011

So, if you don’t read my parenting foibles over at Noodle Knobs (why not, are you TRYING to make me cry?), or don’t follow me on Twitter, you might not know that my night-time freedom has ended. That’s right. Jackson is now in a toddler bed. When we were in Vegas, Jackson slept in a […]

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