School has started, so summer must be over. I’m glad about that; for a lot of reasons, September was welcome this year. We’ve had a few days recently that have even felt a little like fall here. 255 more words
“Mommy I’m scared. I can’t breathe.”
You never want to hear your child say that to you. And when my four-year-old daughter recently said it to me one night around 2am when her cough went from 0-60 out of nowhere, I didn’t waste a second getting her to the emergency room. 734 more words
For the record I actually took this photo on 9/9, so it’s only a week late.
I didn’t really get a “perfect” (read: baby more or less centered, in focus, number visible) shot this month, especially since my bestickered “helper” Dakota was in almost every shot. 38 more words
I bake a lot of muffins. They are such handy, delicious little packages to deliver nutrients to my kiddos. You can sneak all kinds of stuff into muffins that your kids will not normally eat: zucchini, wheat germ, etc (this works for adults too!) They go easily in lunchboxes, they are good breakfast foods, they use up ingredients that may beyond their raw prime (I’m looking at… 674 more words