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It's The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

Apparently. To use one of my favourite quotes EVER:

“Don’t you love New York in the fall? It makes me wanna buy school supplies. I would send you a bouquet of newly sharpened pencils if I knew your name and address…” – You’ve Got Mail… 406 more words

Half-bird, half... bird.

Every time we get into the Honda elephant Dad hurries to turn on the radio or some jazz. He might eagerly mention the turkeys, or the traffic, but it is futile. 626 more words


If You Are Still In Need of Some Parental Advice...

As my 11-year old son prepared for his first day as a sixth grader, I had begun to think about what I’ve done as a parent to get him to this stage. 2,486 more words

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Wild, wild life..

Dad’s house is surrounded by animals. There is even a giant black snake in it, living in the attic but not coming downstairs.. yet.

I have eagle eyes. 521 more words


My Child-Rearing Philosophy in a Nutshell

As an experienced professional nanny, I am often asked about my philosophy about child rearing. This is a tough subject to speak about, simply because it is so complex! 497 more words

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What Should a 4 Year Old Know?

I absolutely love this.  It actually made me cry.  Ive been thinking a lot lately about society and the way we raise children.  There would be a lot less screwed up adults if more parents understood this. 6 more words

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Playing with My Son

In the activeness of play, I realize that Imaginext Eagle Talon Castle is the best. I bought it on sale from Toys R’ Us for $30, Amazon has the cheapest one for $50, … 278 more words

Child Raising