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Dead Glue Gun, Sippy Cups, and the Dishwasher

A Surviving Toddlerhood Post.   Read more »...
by Serendipity and Spice on Mar 19, 2013

saving my life right now: the simulnap

It’s not every single day, but very nearly, both of my boys take simultaneous naps in the afternoon. This event itself saves my every loving life. When OBrother was about 13 months old, the boys had gotten into this weird staggered nap schedule...
by O My Family on Feb 5, 2013

From babies to toddlers – the twins are growing fast

  Libby and Anna are now the grand old age of 14 months.  Well, 14 months and two days to be precise. When they were born Libby weighed in a whole 10 ounces more than Anna.  Looking back at the photos Anna looked comparatively skeletal to Libb...
by Larger Family Life on Dec 20, 2012

o my gift guide: for the preschool boy in your life

I am up to my eyeballs in preschooler boys around these parts, and sometimes it feels like the gift options out there are sparse: more duplos or maybe mega blocks. Determined not to wrap up more of the same, I have scoured the interwebs  for creativ...
by O My Family on Dec 4, 2012

Milestone...

My hubby and I discussed that when D turns 2 we would start weening him off the pacifier. I started to research (asking Facebook friends) how they got to "nix the bink".  Some said to cut it, limit it to naps and bedtime, or just lose it. So,...
by Confessions of an Uptight Mama on Jul 17, 2012

Birth Story

It's Sunday, June 10, 2012 at 6:15 am.  I was laying in bed, feeling different.  I can't explain it, I just felt different.  I sat up in bed and felt a pop like feeling ... down there.  I got up to go to the bathroom and as I was...
by Confessions of an Uptight Mama on Jul 13, 2012

playing the grace card

In the last few weeks we have found a new way to get through to OBoy about bedtime and the rules thereof. The punishment route was just not working. He continued to get out of bed and break other rules around bedtime in the face of consequences. Then...
by O My Family on Jun 25, 2012

Daycare Update

So, I had this entire post ready to publish about how everything is going great at our daycare. Until this happens.... Let's just say I'm am one UNHAPPY MAMA!! This is the second time he has gotten bit and no one told me! WTF?! I will be conf...
by Confessions of an Uptight Mama on Apr 30, 2012

A note about small things.

Yesterday was my due date with Aurora.  It started out as a pretty glum day, but around noon we learned that some of our very closest family friends welcomed a new life into the world in the morning.  I know that the two aren’t really...
by Becoming Sarah on Mar 30, 2012

Weekend Recap

Like everyone else in the world, we had a beautiful and relaxing weekend. We didn’t really have anything planned; we just knew we wanted to get out in the beautiful sunshine with our little man. The weather was in the mid-70s all weekend, which is...
by Confessions of an Uptight Mama on Mar 19, 2012


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