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Holiday Gift Guide: New Parents (or parents-to-be) and Babies (up to 1 year)

Lord but I’m having some trouble finding both my creative mojo and time to exercise it to write blog posts. In the shower a couple weeks ago, though, I started reflecting on all the stuff we’ve found useful and/or entertaining over the course of the last year, and I thought,¬†Hey! That might actually make a… Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide: New Parents (or parents-to-be) and Babies (up to 1 year)

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My First Mother’s Day Gift

I promise this is not going to totally turn into a pregnancy blog, but…today’s post is definitely related. And it’s definitely girly. Gentlemen, unless you really like all-natural and organic skin care products, you might want to skip this one. So, last weekend I had the surreal experience of receiving a Mother’s Day gift…from my… Continue reading My First Mother’s Day Gift

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Triumphant Return…and Birthday Celebrations!

Hello, blog friends! I am back! It’s been more than two weeks since my last post. Since then I’ve flown to Indianapolis and back, fretted over a dear friend who had her twin girls 9 weeks too early (mama and both babies are healthy and beautiful), eaten too much candy while watching spooky movies far… Continue reading Triumphant Return…and Birthday Celebrations!

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We’re Having a Heat Wave…A Tropical Heat Wave…

Oh, friends. Chances are pretty damn good that you are experiencing the same high temperatures and humidity that we are. It was near to 100 degrees today, and it’s supposed to be warmer tomorrow and even warmer on Friday. Much of the country is going through this right now. It’s very, very hot; breathing outside… Continue reading We’re Having a Heat Wave…A Tropical Heat Wave…