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To Cry it out or Not to Cry it Out

So with keeping with another post I wrote (Crisis vs Tantrum) I decided I would touch base on another choice I make and the flack I received from it. If you haven’t guessed already from my title it my decision not to let my kids cry it out. Before I educated myself about crying it out vs not letting kids cry it out, I let my oldest cry it out. I feel horribly guilty about it. I remember he was almost 2 when I put him in his toddler bed and left the room. He cried, I cried it was  ...

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Me and my Big Mouth

Well for the people who know me in real life they know I have a big mouth. I don’t mean size either. I tend to have a lot to say on just about anything really. I am not sure who I got it from as both my parents also say what ever but in the end most would admit I have the biggest mouth.  ...

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Parenting

Crisis or Tantrum?

Being a mom is hard work. I don’t care what anyone says I do a lot during the day and I am on call all night. So when I sit my ass down for 20-30 minutes don’t assume that I do nothing all day. My very first blog post I touched on some of the parenting choices I have made with my  ...

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Lucky as Can Be

Some days I sit back and wonder how I got so lucky. How did I become so blessed that I have a wonderful husband and two beautiful little boys. I am far from perfect as I wish I was perfect I know that when I do become perfect then I have stopped learning. Each day is a new day so much to do and  ...

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Cloth Diaper Love:)

Do you cloth diaper? Haha this question is always met with a lot of answers but of course my favourite is “No! Poop in my washer that’s disgusting!” When I hear someone say that I usually fire back with, “what happens when baby gets poop on their clothes, do you throw it  ...

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Stolen Moments

Having kids sometimes means missed alone time, next to no date nights and sleepless nights. I personally don’t mind I know my kids will soon be big and not need me like they do now and I don’t want to miss out on those minutes because I am to busy. Yes I catch slack all the time  ...

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Either by Blood or Not

I once heard a saying that “you can pick your friends but not your family.” Have you ever caught yourself thinking about how you would be better off without some people in your life but sadly there is nothing you can do about it? You can’t get along with everyone or like them  ...

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Halloween and Schools

There has been a lot of posts on my newsfeed about schools not allowing kids to dress up this year for Halloween. Many parents were planning protests and sending letters to various school employees and some even sending their kids to school in a costume after being told not to. Don’t get  ...

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