Monthly Archives: August 2015

Two Year Molars

These things are taking forever! I noticed him gnawing on his fingers and felt the bumps coming and going since March. That is nearly five months to break skin. Well, the bottom two have at least. I wouldn’t doubt if … Continue reading

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Raising a Boy: Toys

One of the things I knew way before I became a mom is that I would let my child, and any I have cared for over the years, play with whatever age appropriate toys they wanted regardless of its supposed … Continue reading

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Letdown

I’m not talking about a disappointment. Nothing is wrong. I’m talking about a fast flow of milk out of my breasts. The letdown or milk ejection reflex. I have been breastfeeding for almost two and a half years but I … Continue reading

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The Anatomy of an Anti-Breastfeeding Article

The Anatomy of an Anti-Breastfeeding Article – http://wp.me/p1EzZU-Wa I think this is a great article! Check it out and remember that feeding our babies is what is important. Bottle feeding mothers seem to get as much flack as breast feeding … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Reading

I grew up with books all around me. My mom is a teacher and my dad worked for a bookstore for most of my childhood. We went to libraries, book stores, and wrote our own little books. I worked for … Continue reading

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The Myth of the Perfect Parent

Lindsay at Solo Mama Life just wrote a very important post on the reality of our lives vs the glossed over bits we typically share on social media. Her and I have talked before about how we sometimea feel we … Continue reading

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Blog-iversary!

Yay, I started this blog four years ago! That seems huge to me. I don’t think I’ve ever done anything consistently (there were some lulls on here) for four years. Next to raising a human, this might my biggest accomplishment. … Continue reading

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Doctor Update

We finally had our doctor appointment last Wednesday. Our first one was canceled when the doctor called in sick after we were already there to fill out paperwork. On Monday I got a call that our Tuesday appointment would have … Continue reading

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Protected: MicroBlog Monday: Routine vs Schedule

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Protected: Underpants Update

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