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My Daughter is a Pitbull

When Dan and I decided to adopt a puppy 5 years ago, we knew wanted some kind of Pitbull mix. Especially in the South, Pitbulls have a horrible time getting adopted, due in part to their less-than-stellar reputation, and also because of the prevalence of dog fighting rings which produce injured, often malnourished, fearful and in many cases aggressive animals. 986 more words


There's Nothing That Can Move Me Over To The Dark Side Faster Than Parenting My Spirited Child

Before my son was born, I imagined what type of child I would have and what a wonderful parent I’d be, then my wonderfully spirited child, whom I will refer to as Kid Perching or KP henceforth, came into the world. 577 more words


Best Brother Ever

Today I took my kids for their flu vaccine. There was a sign saying they were out of flu mist so I explained they would have to have the shot instead of the nose spray (they knew going in that it could be either). 125 more words

Being Mom

Spirited Children

I knew when I had children they would have strong personalities. Little did I know they would challenge me every single day. Ethan and Emma are not only stubborn but they are at times over-bearing if not infuriating. 439 more words

Strong Willed, Independent, Disobedient, Spirited Child

This can also be titled: Note to Self. I have one of those children. You can label her whatever you like, but she is an independent person. 694 more words

Family Crush

Signs You May Have a Spirited Child

My 1 year old has been biting recently. And since he is in daycare, this is becoming a problem and seems to be getting worse. So I have been reading parenting blogs to try to get some ideas on how to stop it and came across this word recently. 845 more words

Toddler Life