Keeping it Together

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Nine years ago today, I got married. Wait. NINE YEARS AGO TODAY I got married. What?! How in the HELL have I been married for 9 years?? Sometimes I talk to my friends who are...

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On Public Breastfeeding

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This video has been making the rounds, and it’s fantastic. It says a lot about the double standard we have created for the baring of breasts in public: OK for advertising but taboo for breastfeeding....

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Dress for Less – ha!

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$6 and 20 minutes = One fabulous little dress! I’m thinking of changing the straps so they are just plain straps since the bows bother her and they seem a little frilly. Overall, though, I...

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on in Toddlerhood Travel

I took a trip with QP down to Atlanta to visit my BFF Jen for the weekend, and I stopped in SC along the way to see my cousins and their brood. While I enjoyed getting to see everyone, and while Quinn is definitely getting better about riding in the car, make no mistake about...

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Quinn pretty much hates anything that isn’t carbs, so it’s been hard getting her to eat her veggies. Not surprising, really, for a toddler. We have been delighted to learn that she is really into both green beans and broccoli, but not much else besides that. Ditto for any kind of meat except bacon. So...

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Before I got pregnant, I would get really annoyed at parents who would go on and on about all these great things their kids could do. Like, “Oh, did you see that little Jimmy knows how to eat with a fork now? He’s obviously going to Harvard.” Obviously. I just thought, “What’s the hurry?” Sure,...

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