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I failed at attachment parenting and my kids got a lot happier

Since becoming a mother two years ago, I have been haunted by the notion of attachment parenting. Its basic tenets—breastfeeding into toddlerhood, co-sleeping, and generally staying glommed onto your child at every possible moment—initially struck me as blissful, if wildly ambitious. 771 more words

The Prince

This is my second son, AKA Sonnie-Onie. This once little, now big fella is my everything.  He came into this world at 3 pounds 5 ounces on 3/5/05 and has been a determined individual from day one. 197 more words


The Princess

After having 2 brothers and 2 sons, God felt I was special enough to have a female in my life to share my everything with.  In 2009, I was blessed to have a daughter.   314 more words


Progress is Progress, DAMMIT!

Says I, a person who is currently progress-challenged.

I’ve been editing about a page worth of synopsis every other day, and there’s still a looong way to go. 202 more words


Is It a Bad Thing to Want to Give Our Kids a Magical Childhood? | A Magical Childhood

A parents view on child rearing that went viral.
A pov you may or may not agree with,so take a look and see what you think. 23 more words

Know Being There, Always

The Super Dudes Crew at SM Megamall

You see, life goes on for our beloved Hi-5 legend, Stevie Nicholson after he had his final performance and bow as a Hi-5 cast member in their last… 660 more words

Nappies/ diapers/ poop holders...

Yesterday, Tomo-kun and I went to our closest 赤ちゃん本舗 (akachan-honpo) to restock on nappies and some other things. Deciding which type of nappies to use – cloth or disposable, plus what brand to use was one of the first things I started to worry about during my pregnancy. 204 more words