Monthly Archives: September 2013

The Twin Sleep Cycle

I have written a few posts on my sleep struggles taking care of two babies, and thought I’d update the current sleep situation.  The eternal problem with babies is that as soon as you get something figured out, they change … Continue reading

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The Baby Box

I have a giant box of baby clothes, swaddle blankets, and hats that the twins have already outgrown.  This box is going…away. The box has always gone into the basement for the next kid. What to do with the stuff … Continue reading

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The Mompetition

I wrote this article (many!) years ago for MOPs, when Stephen was a baby, but how true it still is (even with babies 3 and 4)…from Jenny’s archives, enjoy! The Other Mom and I face-off, right there in Starbucks, our … Continue reading

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Reminder Notes

“Stephen, remember you’re going to A’s house after school tomorrow because I’m working and no one will be here.” “Can you remind me in the morning?” “Well, maybe.  But I might forget to remind you.” “Oh.  I know!  I’ll write … Continue reading

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There was a crooked boy

Adrian has always been our…shall we say unique child. Starting in the delivery room when he was 1 minute old: Delivery room nurse:  “I think he has intestine in his umbilical cord…” Diagnosis: minor umbilical hernia (I have posts describing … Continue reading

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Brothers Bouncing

The twins think their big brothers are hilarious!

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Remember: No Reminding!

As love and logic parents, we try to make our kids responsible for their own things and their own behavior.  When Stephen started Kindergarten, as a first time school Mommy, I did my duty to REMEMBER for Stephen: Don’t forget … Continue reading

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