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Things I’ve learned about my husband.

Posted by on Jul 31, 2012 in good parenting, husband a good dad, things I've learned about my husband as a dad, things I've learned about my spouse as a parent, top five things | 0 comments

The lovely Katie over at Love, Lattes & Lullabies tagged me in a 10 Things About Me post. I decided to switch it up a bit – cuz that’s how I roll – so instead I present you with…. 5 Things I’ve Learned About My Husband Since We Had a Kid 1. He is meticulous about dispensing medication. Good thing, because I forget about it...

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Not differences, just details.

Posted by on Feb 8, 2012 in differences in parenting, good parenting, mommy wars, parental priorities, what kind of parent am i, working and parenting | 0 comments

If you’ve hung around the mommy blogging community for five seconds or more, you know there are several hot button parenting issues that tend to drive a wedge between moms. Intervention-free births vs. intervention-filled births.Cloth vs. disposable.Breastfeeding vs. formula-feeding.Baby-led weaning vs. purees.Attachment parenting vs....

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A little head bump is OK if he doesn’t cry, right?

Posted by on Mar 10, 2011 in bath time, good parenting, injury, new mom | 12 comments

I shouldn’t be glad he hit the baby’s head against the stove. Maybe glad isn’t the right word. Smug might be more like it. We give Ryan his baths on the kitchen counter, you see. We do this because my back cannot handle the low tub with the high side. I tried it a few times and spent all of bath time trying to figure out how to get even...

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