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Fourth day in Atyrau. Very hot, and yet not quite hot enough to melt crayons when in the shade.

Our fourth day in Atyrau (two months ago).  It’s too hot and sunny to take my very pale, Scottish girls out into the mid-day sun, so I thought we’d pretend to be outside by colouring on the balcony/fire escape/housing for six-or-so air conditioning fans. 81 more words



I guess I don’t need  a book to tell me what toddler years is all about. I got it from the cover itself.

Toys for Two-year-olds

As many of you are aware, last week Biscuit and Cracker turned two. They were very lucky little twinks and received lots of amazing presents from those that love them. 674 more words


The Two's: Ya Can't Win Em All

2 year olds are a strange people. There’s just no denying that fact. I could go into all the ways this is true, but we’d be here all day, and you most likely already know anyway. 1,354 more words


Toasted Coconut Berry Brownies for the days you're put through the wringer

And oh was today one of those days.

Terrible twos are fast approaching us in our household, and while I’d like to think that my sweet, precious baby boy mostly has good days…today was definitely not one of them. 383 more words


TV, screen time, and the preschool mind

Ninja Turtles are on the rise! Here comes Spiderman! Rah!! But I’m Princess Jasmine!

“I’m gona chop your head off!”

I’ve been working with young children for over twenty years. 1,009 more words


i put him to bed two

we got back last night from our longest roadtrip ever:  18 days smeared over 3 states in a 1970’s camper with 4 kids.  sounds like a bad word problem.   275 more words