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Why I make my own baby food

After my first son, V, was born, I didn’t give much thought to him starting solids. Breastfeeding was quite a struggle (bad latch + cluster feeding = constant agony), so although I often dreamed of the day he ate solids and I could stop breastfeeding, my focus on mainly on surviving those early weeks. 525 more words


Mi familia

I thought I’d share a little more about my family today. They are the reason for my decision to become a stay at home parent after all! 363 more words


The decision process behind being a SAHM

I’ve talked a little bit about my decision to become a stay at home parent, but I could probably write 10 posts on the topic and still not touch on all of the complex feelings and decision making that is behind it all. 884 more words


COLORING BOOK REVIEW: Animals Coloring & Activity Book by Jane J.R.

I just purchased my son’s first coloring book about a month ago because I wanted him to start practicing on his artistic/scribbling skills. I am very pleased with this product. 165 more words


The Next Step

I’m trying to leave. It’s painfully horrifying to see how hard it is to actually take the steps to get out of an abusive relationship. 535 more words


Don't Put Me in a Box

I had a conversation the other day with a former student (who graduated this past Sunday!). He shared with me his plans for college– what he hopes to study and his trepidation of whether he is choosing the right career path. 1,590 more words


The reason I started couponing and wanting to get as best as I could with it is because I got into a bad car accident while I was pregnant with my second child. 381 more words