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The Precious Age

We moved house 2.5 years ago. My daughter had just turned four the month before. My son was 20 months old.  He had been sick from months 6-14, and I called him my Velcro Baby. 629 more words


Online Discussion Group - Parents of Spirited Children

Do you have a spirited child? One who is “more intense, persistent, sensitive, perceptive and slow to change” than other “average” children you know?

I do. 340 more words


Because It Seemed Like a Good Idea

I just went to call my son for a snack. He was stuck and trying to extricate himself. I had trouble calling my husband for help because I was laughing so hard. 9 more words

Life And Home

In the shadows? 

My oldest was so dynamic…so animated…so opinionated…would my second little girl get lost in her shadows? My oldest was a force to be reckon with…a child who demanded attention at every turn. 92 more words


Queen of the Fairies.

Long live the Queen. Queen of the fairies, that is.

I’ve been missing from here, I know. At the end of January, we received the devastating news that my beloved aunt had ovarian cancer. 1,565 more words


My spirited child!

When I tell people that my first born child is my hardest but best child, they rarely understood what I meant. I once read a book called, “how to raise a spirited child” and I felt like the book could have been written about my little girl. 144 more words


Attention Irregularities

This photo does not do my daughter justice. Imagine her pulled up to where her hands are, shaking and sobbing because she can’t go any higher and is afraid to fall. 191 more words

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