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First Day of School (Ever!)

I just put my Big Boy onto the bus and sent him off to school for the first time ever.  I feel excited, nauseous and scared all at once!  1,008 more words

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"Ameri-moms" Nonexistent Labor Day

Yesterday America stopped and celebrated Labor Day. Out came the grills, the footballs and soccer, the homemade treats and iced cold lemonade.  A day off to kick back and enjoy family and friends. 393 more words


Smile through tears

I’m dealing with a little heartache these past few days. Moody. Sad. Emotional.

Recently, my mom told me I was selfish for my birth plan (it was unsuccessful) and that statement really hit me hard. 332 more words


Labor Day Weekend and the Kroc Center

I’ve exchanged my light roast coffee for Starbucks fall blend, put a autumn wreath on my front door (to which my husband asks “did you REALLY need to spend money on that?”), got a new weekly fridge organizational system, packed the backpack and the soccer bag, double checked the before-school-starts list… 735 more words

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Stop growing

As a mom we know our babies won’t be babies forever…. And when they are two weeks old and it’s 4am and you’re up nursing after only an hour of sleep you’re thankful for that fact! 226 more words


Build-A-Bear Workshop Rocks.

After being provided with the opportunity to give Build-A-Bear Workshop a try for FREE thanks to Smiley360, I am not sure who was more excited; my son or myself. 824 more words


Long Weekend Baby!

It’s a long weekend.  Really long weekend when your husband works nights and the weekend starts when he wakes up on Friday morning.  Really, really long weekend when he works until 3:00am and wakes up at 7:30am (no tea ready, sorry sweetie!) 751 more words

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