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5 Things We All Need When We Just. Can’t. Even.

When the baby is screaming, and the toddler has knocked over the dog’s water for upteenth time today, and it’s 5:30 and dinner isn’t made, and you haven’t showered, and your husband walks through the door, all you want to do is toss the baby (ever so gently but urgently) in his arms and run.… Continue reading 5 Things We All Need When We Just. Can’t. Even.

Attachment Parenting · Breastfeeding · Gentle Parenting Tips · Green Living · Infertility · Motherhood Trials · Self Care

New Year: Same You

  It’s already begun: posts everywhere about “Top 10 Things To Change in the New Year” and “How to Make 2016 Your Best Year Yet” as if I’ve somehow miserably failed in 2015, as if I wasn’t good enough this year, but next year I will be if I take their advice. I’m tired of… Continue reading New Year: Same You

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Twas The Night We All Slept: How to Give Your Child Healthier Sleep

Twas the night we all slept, and all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse The box fan was running ‘hind the old rocking chair It was darker than dark in our small child’s lair The toddler was snuggled all warm in his bed With a paci and blankies laid… Continue reading Twas The Night We All Slept: How to Give Your Child Healthier Sleep