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The Art Of Trash Trucking

Obsessed or consumed…I can’t decide which better describes my son and his love of garbage trucks. I know little boys (and girls) love trucks but I sometimes question if my 3 year old’s passion is a little too extreme. We’ve had multiple garbage truck themed parties and have made him a trash truck costume for […]

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Joy In A Vacuum

We get a ton of deliveries. But this was a special one. Today I squealed like a little girl watching ‘NSYNC for the first time when my new vacuum arrived. New vacuum? Seriously. What happened to my life? I had a small moment of self-reflection about how your priorities are different when you are a […]

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Formula Guilt

The first night I gave my 3 month old a bottle with formula instead of breast milk I was overwhelmed with guilt and emotion. I had breast fed and pumped exclusively for 3 months and the demand was beginning to take a toll on me. Especially when he preferred the bottle at times because he […]

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Run Toddler Run

My toddler is a runner. He is not your average child runner he is a sprinter and extremely fast. He has two speeds: fast and turbo. I guess he channels his inner Lighting McQueen and lives by the mantra: Speed. I am speed. You can blink your eyes and he is already down the street. […]

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Happiness in a Happy Meal

Happy Meal. The dreaded words that cause my toddler to ecstatically grin ear to ear. My two year old is obsessed with the golden arches and the contents of the child crack. I knew this day would come especially since some late night chicken nuggets and fries have always been my husband’s guilty pleasure. It was […]

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