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Daycare Woes

Blake attends daycare every day, Monday to Friday. He's been attending the same one since he was around 5 months old.  We've never had an issue, and have always been quite happy with everything that has gone on there.  We've had some concerns recently, and after today we are seriously considering moving him.  But, are… Continue reading Daycare Woes

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The Pressure Is On

"Self pressure is a mental expectation you have for yourself in the moment." Saw this quote in another blog recently (I've forgotten which) and it has stuck with me. I put a lot of pressure on myself in life. Which brings me stress, which breeds anxiety. Making me, at times, neurotic and crazy. Oh, my… Continue reading The Pressure Is On

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Thankful for Baby Signing

As parents, let's face it, we just aren't perfect.  As I look back on my parenting life so far there are many things I wish I had or had not done.  I wish I hadn't lost my temper when it was totally silly to do so. Like, the time Blake decided he wanted goldfish for… Continue reading Thankful for Baby Signing