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The Importance of the In-Arms Phase by Jean Liedloff

So a good friend of mine that I met through a mamá/bebé group (and has now become a really dear friend and amazing resource) sent me the book… 2,026 more words


trying out cloth diapers tonight for bedtime :)

sawyer is seen in this photo using his absolutely adorable ‘intense’ face :) he is wearing a one size heavy duty ka waii baby diaper :) it fits him pretty perfect! 21 more words


What The Medical Professionals Won't Tell You About Induction

I was reading an article recently written by a 38 week pregnant mother of two. She was writing about how she would be going to get a stretch and sweep the following day and had already booked in to have her induction at 40 + 1 “just in case.” 1,074 more words


Stuck in a groove

Lately, Mina has been listening to music in her room and it reminded me of when I was young listening to my records. If I wasn’t careful, then my records would get scratched and the song would get stuck in a groove. 36 more words

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Summer 2014 Catch-up - Part 2 of 10

We had so many fun summer adventures in Evanston and Chicago! We went to the zoo twice, to the nature center (and butterfly room!), to a water park, to a nature center and local historical center, and to the beach (about once a week). 37 more words


:: Stella ::

So much has happened so fast these last few years that the idea of adding a doggie to our fold seemed mountainous. Yet every time a puppy sidled up to us in the park that soft but insistent feeling for one would return. 221 more words

Life With A Toddler

:: Marble painting ::

Of course, before Stella came to live with us.. all this painting and making happened on the grass.

As the days progress we resort to standing on top of the table for any art related work. 13 more words