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Birth Story of Nevin DaSilva

After an undesirable hospital experience with my first, I started researching home birth. Never thinking it was a real option for me. My research showed me it could be an option for anyone who wanted it! 467 more words



I had every intention of doing a Books post today. Lot’s to share about toddlers and emerging writers. It’ll have to wait until tomorrow because this is how my morning went trying to work from home to prep curriculum for the start of the school year. 474 more words


Bullying During Toddlerhood

Yesterday’s adventures with a three-year-old:

Me: “Okay buddy, you stayed home today even though you aren’t really sick and we are going to let you but you have to promise that you will go to school tomorrow, okay?” 473 more words


The Magic of Summer Camp

Before Camp (T-shirt linked – click on photo)

After Camp

Can I just start by saying, I sent this bruise off to summer camp this morning for the first time this summer and the only thing missing when he came back was his socks. 928 more words


Simple Joys Layout

Today I’m sharing a layout I created for the Scrap the Boys design team. The August challenge is to Add a Flower!

I used a large die cut file I designed (and is located in… 309 more words


Empty Threats (And Other Discipline Techniques That Never Work)

Send help. I damn near lost my mind last night. We went to the drive-in and, I swear when I say it, the bruises were the craziest kids on the block. 927 more words


The 2020 overhaul

Over the years, I have embarked on monumental adventures of becoming a wife, a runner, a mother, and every other thing that brought me to this moment today.  662 more words