Family Staycation = The Cardinal Sin of First Time Parents

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In the summer vacation.Silhouette of a girl running in the sea.

As parents we strive to make sound decisions when it comes to our children. Some seem like common sense: don’t give your child sugar before bed, always leave your house with a change of clothes, no running in parking lots, don’t take your child to a restaurant past 7pm, etc. … Read More

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Sure Tell Signs There’s a Toddler in your Life

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Oh toddlerhood, that wonderful, glorious stage in a mom’s life when your child pushes you to the point of full-blown tears on what seems to be a daily basis. It’s that time that so many people tell you to, “Cherish darling, it’ll go by in the blink of an eye.” … Read More

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Table for 2 and a hurricane, please…

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Eating out with a toddler is one of those experiences you come out of vowing never to repeat again. As is the case with any traumatic experience, the mind develops coping mechanisms that seem to reduce the gravity of such instances of utter humiliation and sooner or later you find … Read More

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A Walk in the Park

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I have a bone to pick with the f*cker that came up with the phrase, “A walk in the park.” This culturally accepted idiom is nothing more than a crock of sh*t, and I’ve taken it upon myself to divulge the truth behind this most horrid of lies! Many of … Read More

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A word on men and babies…

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They say men don’t fall in love with their offspring until well into the first months of parenthood. Whoever made that observation couldn’t be more accurate…When our daughter was born I thought she was the cutest little ball of human ever to grace the face of the earth. Looking back … Read More

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