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This past Sunday I had the opportunity to be on the other side of the lens… the lens of Jon-Mark. We have been planning our yearly family photo session since April. We had originally decided on a date 3 weeks earlier but E’s ezcema flare up led us to postpone. Call me a bad parent […]

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Mother’s Day….what do you really want…that’s what my kids keep asking…when I reply with good manners, helpful gestures and no fighting they roll their eyes and say yes but moooooooooommmmmmm what do you want?  Honestly I love to get gifts but I would be just as happy without.  What I love are the little things […]

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Mother’s day is nearly a week away. My daughter was born on Mother’s Day last year. My daughter’s first birthday is nearly a week away- how did that happen? I have been going through this exact thought process at least  4 times a day for the past couple days which has led me to realize that I have mixed feelings about this upcoming […]

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We all like to hark back to our pre-parenthood days; to sit and think of all the things we used to be able to do and the pursuits we at one time enjoyed. It is this harkening that often finds me on my laptop – almost always when I should be doing other, much more […]

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You are sitting in the rocking chair, your brand new baby is in your arms and your friends and family take turns coming to your house to ohh and ahh over your perfect little peanut. You get asked questions like, how does she eat, how is she sleeping, is she gaining weight… and then “when’s the […]

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55 Minutes

by Our Little Pickle on January 26, 2010 · 4 comments

A girlfriend of mine was planning a road trip with her family for Christmas. She was concerned with the comfort and safety of her 6 and a half month old baby on their long journey so she started looking into a change of car seats. Her little guy was in the traditional infant bucket seat […]

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Everly and I belong to a playgroup that evolved from our prenatal class at Mothering Touch. All of the families were clients of midwives and because of that I think we were a pretty like minded group of gals. All Spring, Summer and Winter this group of women and their babies have been meeting up […]

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Use Your Words Wisely

by Kimberley on January 17, 2010 · 11 comments

I was on Twitter this afternoon checking out some Gossip about tonight’s Golden Globes when a Tweet came through from one of my tweeple that made me really upset. She had been searching for conversations about breast feeding on Twitter when she stumbled across  these tweets from two random women: @maggieebaby: This bitch is forreal […]

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