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I need to do better…

Tonight as we were walking home from seeing Christmas lights, our oldest asked what kind of lights we had growing up. As conversations with kids often get off topic quickly, we ended up talking about how Daddy’s parents are divorced. … Continue reading

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The good moments…

I’m blessed to have kids that were planned two years apart. We knew going into it, it would be crazy. There’s lots of crying. There’s lots of fighting over the same toys. There’s lots of sleepless nights. But sometimes fairly … Continue reading

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Tantrums…

We’ve reached threenager status. Our three year old has embraced it. She’s an expert tantrum thrower. Wrong color cup? Tantrum. Wrong shoes? Tantrum. Doesn’t listen? Tantrum. We’ve been working on talking about our feelings and finding ways to calm down. … Continue reading

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My favorite what if

I’m feeling reflective today. October is pregnancy and infant loss awareness month. Four years ago, we had a miscarriage. I know that baby for whatever reason wasn’t meant to be. I am blessed with two amazing, spunky, strong willed, challenging, … Continue reading

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Wanted…

I’m currently lying in bed as my sick kiddo sleeps. I’m lying next to her as I promised her I would. I was sick last week and out of commission for a few days. My husband managed to keep s … Continue reading

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Lack of sleep…

We are coming up on baby #2 being a year. He is still not sleeping through the night. We have been doing really good with only getting up once a night. That’s manageable. Except then he got sick. Snot just … Continue reading

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Finding joy in little moments…

I’m in the middle of a funk. Ever since we became a family of four, I’ve struggled between happiness, gratefulness, and wondering what the hell we’ve done and why I ever thought we could be parents. We’ve adjusted to a … Continue reading

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