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{Guest blogger} 7 Things to do differently with Baby #2

Posted by on Jul 10, 2012 in growing baby shelton, guest blogger, learning from first baby, taylor growing baby shelton, things to do differently with second baby |

I met Taylor when I was pregnant with Ryan. We quickly became very good friends and I and was more than thrilled when she also became pregnant – with a little cutie name Lucy – a few months before Ryan was born.  We don’t always parent the same way, but we do always support each other. And while I struggle with the decision of when on...

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{Guest blogger} I do not want kids.

Posted by on Jul 9, 2012 in guest blogger, jac elsie, snap crackle pop |

When I put out a call for guest bloggers to write for me while I soak up sun, sand and crab cakes, I was thrilled when Jaclyn threw her hand in the air. This girl is talented in a bunch of different ways and she is just so sweet and down to Earth and funny. She was a little worried that a post about how she doesn’t want to be a mom might seem strange...

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iPPP: Who doesn’t like a good wagon?

Posted by on Oct 12, 2011 in first wagon ride, guest blog, guest blogger, iphone photo phun, iphone pictures, iPPP, mommy guest blogger, red wagon, taming insanity, toddlers and wagons |

Ryan got a new wagon for his birthday, but his inability to stay up past 6:30 p.m. during the week and our house-moving insanity on the weekends made it difficult to find the time to try it out. Luckily, Ryan puked at daycare three times on Monday morning and was sent home with Dad. I say “luckily” not because I’m heartless but because it...

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Meet Mich.

Posted by on Oct 11, 2011 in facebook rules for kids, guest blog, guest blogger, mommy guest blogger, no ordinary momma |

Last week, I introduced you to my awesome bloggy friend, Mich at No Ordinary Momma. I spent the day at her blog discussing in detail all the ways I am a baby gear expert. Today, she is returning the favor with this post about parental responsibilities. —– As a new mom, I have a lot of responsibility to my baby.  I need to feed, bathe, and...

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Today I’m extraordinary.

Posted by on Oct 7, 2011 in baby gear know-it-all, expert on baby gear, guest blog, guest blogger, mommy guest blogger, no ordinary momma |

I started following No Ordinary Momma a few months ago and her blog quickly became one that I checked first thing in the morning for updates. She is witty and smart and sarcastic, which just happens to be three of the best qualities a person can have. In my opinion anyway. We wish we were real life neighbors, but since we’re separated by a whole...

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