Monthly Archives: June 2015

MicroBlog Monday: Skip-Bo

Growing up, my mom and I did snack and story time most nights before bed. We eventally moved onto games and ice cream. We played Othello, Rack-O, Mille Bornes, and any new game we picked out to try. But most … Continue reading

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Onbuhimo Tutorial

Now that I have gotten in some practice with a mei tai for Wallace and a podaegi for my friend, it was time to tackle the onbuhimo for myself! I had purchased fabric for it a few weeks ago but … Continue reading

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Finality

Since December, my step dad has been in and out of the hospital and near death many times. He had a misdiagnosed aortic dissection. A big surgery that put him in a coma for ten days and shut down his … Continue reading

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Podaegi Tutorial

When I was unsure if I would like wrapping, I made myself a wrap from osnaburg fabric. It is a decently priced fabric and is a little like linen in how it is made. It is pretty grippy but I … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Manners

I truly, truly believe that children should not be forced or reminded to say hello, thank you, sorry, and goodbye. It is learned over time through modeling by the adults and older children around them. This is at odds with … Continue reading

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Three years ago…

I woke up at 3:40am and had to pee. It had been less than 14 days since the wild ride that was my self insemination with the help of my third known donor. I had had 6 negative dollar store … Continue reading

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