How to Find Out How Open Minded You Really Are

“Open Minded” is a popular keyword for the politically correct universe we live in today.  Not many will understand me. But can I just say the “openness” form adopting families fill out is one of the worst awful things on the planet? Truly. It defeats me to think about it…

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So Big, So Fast

What a crazy time. My oldest should still be the size of my youngest. My second a newborn. My third still a sweet surprise waiting too happen. Instead my youngest is suddenly turning into a toddler-kid. My middle child is leaping out of her toddler years. My oldest will be…

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Activity Ideas for March!

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Everyone is looking for ideas for this annoying in between time. It’s winter. It’s spring. It’s winter again. This is going to be fun for you AND your kids. Add up your points throughout the month of March! The goals are to spend as little money as possible while maximizing…

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Down and Back

Well, I’ve been MIA here on the actual blog lately though you’ve probably seen my posts on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. (Hint, hint: click and follow if you aren’t yet!) My computer kerplunked on me. Poor thing is worn out. I’m hard on computers. What can I say? (Hoping to…

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Veggie Tales Review & Giveaway!

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I don’t know many people that don’t know and love Veggie Tales! They have consistently come up with smart, funny, moral stories for everyone to enjoy. I was just 3 years old myself when the first Veggie Tales movie was released in 1993. 21 years later I’m still watching some…

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First Week of OT!

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Well this past week was our first week of Occupational Therapy for Bitty Bug. I was apprehensive about therapy before her evaluation  but honestly she just thinks she is playing with a new friend. ALL of the kids do. The reality: they ARE playing. The best part is that Bitty…

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I hate you!

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Wow. Want to regret the things you did to your own parents as a child? Become a parent. It’s a great way to pay yourself back for being a little pain. Those of you with tiny angel babies have this to look forward too!! “I hate” (anything and everything and…

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You know you’ve seen Frozen . . .

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I don’t know many people who haven’t seen the amazingly awesome and deliciously quotable Frozen movie. There are some telltale signs that you’ve actually seen it way, way, way too many times. Please comment and share your experiences too. We can come together in support for one another. Brace yourself…

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Parents Are Crazy

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It seems like there is a lot of fight-the-power going on against all the negativity surrounding parenthood. We are mommies and daddies, hear us roar! But, guess what? We are crazy. There are some key symptoms to parental craziness. Parents are nuts. It’s not in such a bad way though.…

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Two Awesome Apps for Little Kids

I decided to go switch out some of the games for the girls on my iPad. It’s really an awesome tool for quiet time or traveling. I went searching through the app store for some new stuff and found two really great games! The first is Injini: Child Development Game…

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