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No, I’m Not Disappointed We’re Having Another Girl

So, we're pregnant! We're having another girl! Emmie is so freaking excited to be a big sister...we think...she actually doesn't really seem to get it, so we're projecting excitement onto her. We just found out we'll be having another daughter. We could not be more excited. Let me repeat: we could not be more excited.… Continue reading No, I’m Not Disappointed We’re Having Another Girl

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Baddass Mom– My Life In Real Color

Alyssa Wheatley, blogger of My Life in Real Color, is one of the sassiest, most fun, and most caring people I've ever met (via FaceTime).  Even though she's faced personal struggles, her raw sense of humor and love of her child, husband, and literature (most of the time in that order) make her blog an… Continue reading Baddass Mom– My Life In Real Color

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Thank You For Being A Firecracker

You are a steam engine, running around tirelessly from the moment you awaken at 6:30 am to your midday too-short nap to your evening slumber. You beg us to go outside, rain or shine, even though you’ve already been three times that day, shouting “Ousside ousside ousside ousside” as you bang on the door. I… Continue reading Thank You For Being A Firecracker

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I See You, Mom in Airport

I have a vivacious 17 month old daughter. Her energy, enthusiasm, and endurance make her this incredible force to be reckoned with. She is observant and tenacious. While these traits make her the closest toddler I know to Wonder Woman, they are not mirrored by her exhausted parents. Thus, comes The Tale of Wonder Toddler… Continue reading I See You, Mom in Airport

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But Moms Can’t Make Mistakes!

This is hard for me to admit, but I made a mistake this week. I know, I know. Moms are supposed to be perfect. If we're not perfect, we certainly shouldn't be admitting to making mistakes. We should at least live in a world where moms can be perceived as perfect. Shockingly, I'm not. I'm… Continue reading But Moms Can’t Make Mistakes!

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Little Land Play Gym Is Buda’s Kid Hot Spot

Hello, Austin, TX! I don't usually write reviews of places I take my child, mostly because I haven't fallen in love with any place enough to leave the rantings and ravings typical for this blog. I have to tell you, Little Land Play Gym Buda is an outstanding place for kids of all ages. Not only that,… Continue reading Little Land Play Gym Is Buda’s Kid Hot Spot

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Why My Husband is Great–And Why Yours Should Be, Too

Hello, Ladies and Gents. Look at this handsome man: That's my husband. I know what you're thinking-- who is that good looking woman next to him? Just kidding. I know everyone's thinking how amazingly attractive he is. Not to rub it in, but he's an even more amazing father and husband. You see, my husband… Continue reading Why My Husband is Great–And Why Yours Should Be, Too