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The Girl Who Wouldn’t Sleep And How Presents Helped

"WHY WON'T SHE SLEEP?!" We've asked this question more times than we could ever count. And then finally, we found something that worked. Today's post was inspired by  "Sleep Through The Night Presents," a sleep training tactic that literally saved our sanity. I've told several people about it recently. Since they were very interested, I… Continue reading The Girl Who Wouldn’t Sleep And How Presents Helped

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Just for Kicks and Giggles- Quotes from my 3 year old

In my phone I have a note solely for recording my daughter's hilarious statements. I like to read through them when I need a giggle. She's got it allll figured out. A good way to start an honest conversation: "Da truce is, Mom, I mean Mudder..." Of course, sometimes she's brutally honest. Lyla: "Mommy, I… Continue reading Just for Kicks and Giggles- Quotes from my 3 year old

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The Greatest Of These Is Love

Yesterday I had a tough day with the kids. Looking back on it, I see that I was actually having a tough time with myself, which made it hard to deal with the kids. My mind swirled with doubts about being a mother, insecurities crept in, comparisons were made… Not my finest hour, as you… Continue reading The Greatest Of These Is Love