Sleep, the neverending parenting topic

November 4, 2010

The last two nights we’ve had some…difficulty at bedtime around here. We’ve always been fairly lucky with sleep, I know. So whenever issues arise, they sort of smack me around. This is no exception. Jackson’s bedtime is normally right around 8pm, give or take a little bit depending on the day. Tuesday, however, things were […]

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Typical Toddler or Worrisome Symptom?

October 14, 2010

I had another post all ready to go, but something’s been bugging me that I feel like I need to write about. The more I think about it, the more it bothers me, so I have to get it off my chest. I’ve shared here, on multiple occasions, how Jackson is an active kid. He […]

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Jackson: A year and counting

October 3, 2010

I promised that when I finally (FINALLY) finished with Jackson’s “birthday” video, that I’d share it with you all. So here it is. A year of my little guy, condensed down to 5 minutes. Jackson: One Year and Counting from Ginger @ RambleRamble on Vimeo. Music: Kids by MGMT

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A thud to make my heart drop

September 28, 2010

There are moments as a parent that are amazing and lift your heart up: when your baby reaches for you, or when you cuddle, or when he says mama for the first time. And then there are the moments as a parent where your heart drops. Like when you find your baby spread eagle on […]

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Rockabye baby

September 23, 2010

Jackson hasn’t been sleeping well. I think it’s the molars coming in, or occasionally nightmares, but it’s definitely not the status quo. In the middle of the night, he’ll wake up–not whimpering, or softly crying, but wailing. It’s the most heartbreaking sound. In those wee small hours right now, Jackson will only be calmed by […]

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