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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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Eating Crow and BTW

by Kimberley on March 1, 2010 · 4 comments

February flew by. I can honestly say I have no idea where that month went. I have never had four weeks slip by faster and it really scares me. March 1st brought an end to the Olympic games and began the count down to my back to work day or as I have dubbed it […]

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The Dog Gone Truth

by Kimberley on February 22, 2010 · 9 comments

It’s the time of day when the sun is shining through my living room windows, illuminating everything and revealing things that only direct sunlight can. One would assume that the sunlight would be uplifting but, for me, it elicits the opposite response. It makes me feel defeated and frustrated as I realize that all my […]

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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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Where Was I Mommy?

by Kimberley on January 10, 2010 · 1 comment

Where was I Mommy? That is a question my three-year-old has been asking more and more often lately. He sees pictures of me and my husband on our wedding day and on trips from before he was born and he wonders a loud where he was. Both Hubby and I have a little giggle each […]

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