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Pre-School Readiness (theirs and yours!)

and we are going to preschool!  I don’t know about other attachment parents out there, but for us preschool is a scary thing. On one hand, I know my daughter needs friends and I wouldn’t want her to, nor does she want to, get all of her entertainment from myself and my husband in a day.   1,100 more words

Stay At Home Parent

The Importance of Volunteering


On Saturday morning my alarm went off at 6 am. Groggily I turned it off and rolled out of bed. If I was going to keep my run streak alive I had to get my run in early, it was going to be a very busy day. 375 more words

Parenting Adventures

How I Make Time to Write as a Stay-at-Home Parent

I read plenty of articles on establishing a writing routine. Unfortunately, the majority should have a disclaimer: “Irrelevant to parents of young children.”

My last job left me feeling burned out, so when the time came to decide what to do about our first-born, I volunteered to stay home. 1,140 more words

Writing Process

Happy Father's Day

The following is a post fot my father, a man who I think I’ve only really started to learn about in the past year since I became a mum. 453 more words

The Other Side

Will She Look in the Oven?

It is a rainy and humid day in Southern Maryland.  So humid that I feel moisture gathering between my toes as I sit here typing this.   640 more words

Goal Check-in as a SAHD and Seven More

It was only 4 months ago when left the work world and officially became a stay-at-home dad! It feels like longer but also like time has flown by, if that makes any sense. 1,456 more words

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