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This week I waved off the last of my five daughters.

At the same time (actually, almost as fast as the jet she took to Japan), my husband emptied the girls’ rooms and packed everything off to teenage storage. 555 more words


Tip for Today! Santa Photos

So it’s that time of year. The time when parents line up to have their little ones photographed with a jolly fat man with a humongous beard. 227 more words

Tip For Today

Hush little baby hush

As a new parent, the few minutes when your baby sleeps is your moment of salvation. Especially after going sleepless for many nights in a row, the few minutes of silence seem like bliss. 230 more words


Why I Let Him Fall

Did you chuckle, or full on belly laugh too? It makes me chuckle every time. Go ahead and think I am a “bad mom” and then I will explain why I was right there and let him fall. 394 more words


Trying New Consequences

Yesterday did not end as well as it started.  My youngest was having problems during dinner and things that followed were not how I would like to end a Mother’s Day.   730 more words