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I just wanted to give an update on my little 2 year old’s tooth. I wrote recently about him having a little accident on his bike and cracking it. The first dentist suggested he should have it pulled. This meant baby straight jacket and major trauma for my little man and trauma for mama as

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I started blogging about 4 years ago in an attempt to express myself and share my stories on attachment parenting. I never knew the term ‘attachment parenting’ existed until my first son was about 3 months old and people were constantly telling me I was doing things differently than normal. I never knew what kind

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I was recently asked by a few people to write on the subject of behavior and how I deal with my boys when things aren’t smooth and easy. Tonight feels like the night to share on this subject. Today was a crazy, challenging day and somehow, we all survived and communicated through it without anyone

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As I lie here in the middle of a terribly rough night with two sick children, my mind is abundant with thoughts.  I feel the need to express myself and want to share with all of you. I’ve always been a very private person.  Since starting my business and also deciding to write a blog,

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I love to believe I’m on the cutting edge of social media and technology however, I am now realizing I’m a bit slow in catching on sometimes. My girlfriends Kim and Mary, who both know me so well, have been telling me about Pinterest for quite some time. “Oh Sandy, you will LOVE it!” and

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As I sit here with my boys asleep on my lap, I realize I want to share what it’s like to be sick in our home. Thankfully, this hasn’t been a common occurrence lately but I often hear families speak of the spreading from one family member to another and the lengthy cycle of a

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Labor Day is upon us and it is with great delight that some parents are sending their children back to school.  It is a time in which  parents get the much needed breaks they have longed for as the end of summer approaches.  They get back into their routines and create new ones.  They shop

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Today, I brought my boys to the dentist. I would have preferred the visit was for a simple cleaning or even a cavity, but unfortunately, it was for a different purpose.

 My little Aston was riding his bike with his daddy and must have hit a crack in the sidewalk and flipped over the handlebars.

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The two greatest joys of my life stood at the foot of my hospital bed, just a couple of days ago.  The previous night I was lying in bed with, what felt like, an 800-pound gorilla on my chest.  I was having difficulty breathing and I was doing everything in my power to stay calm. 

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I’d love to introduce you to Jeremy, a wonderful person I’ve connected with because of our similar feelings and goals in raising children! We both love to travel and we discovered in reading each other’s blogs, that we are choosing to raise our kids with travel, as an integral part of their development. We both

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