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Back at it!

Life gets busy sometimes! You may have noticed an intense absence from this blog.  There’s a good reason, I promise! This summer I got a job. My first REAL job since becoming a mom that wasn’t watching other children. And … Continue reading

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On growing up

I’ve been a bad, bad blogger. The last few days had me miserable with allergies and a nasty cold simultaneously. Tons of congestion, constant sneezing and runny nose, and 2 kids sick with the same. On top of my two … Continue reading

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Best Behavior (FREE PDF chart printables)

My kids are READY for summer. My house, on any given day, generally has at least 4 children. All under the age of 5. So it can get a little sketchy by the time the warm weather rolls around as … Continue reading

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Bug Turns 2

How is it Monday already? This weekend was busy, busy, BUSY! Bug turned 2 on Saturday! Which still just seems crazy to me. It just sneaks up on you, you know? I feel like she should still be this little … Continue reading

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4 Year Old Jokes

My 4 year old doesn’t quite grasp jokes yet, but the result is hilarious nonetheless. “Hey Batman, how many tickles does it take to make an octopus laugh? Ten tickles! ” Batman: “How many tickles does it take to make … Continue reading

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Long Day (or How I Earned My Wine)

I think the kids are going stir crazy. Today was a long day. I would have killed for adult conversation. Hell, I would have settled for a solid 10 minutes in between meltdowns. No such luck. I shouldn’t complain. Normally … Continue reading

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Oppression quickie

“You have to put your socks on so we can go to Grandma’s” Batman “This is oppressive.”

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On Heaven

Just over a week ago, we had to put our cat Prudence to sleep. We had decided to wait to tell Batman, since he’s very sensitive about that sort of thing. Today, after going through Easter baskets. He seemed to … Continue reading

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Something has been bothering me today… Maybe I’m making a big deal out of nothing. That could be. I do that in my head sometimes. Especially when it comes to my kids. I nitpicked the baby proofing, am more strict … Continue reading

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Monday mommy Haiku

The kids are all asleep. I could be cleaning, but then- who would drink the wine?

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