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he’s got his bulky black helmet buckled beneath that bony chin. his knobby knees thrust forward, each one rhythmically keeping pace with the other. he clenches the wobbly handlebars tight. grunting and whining up the street’s gradual incline, “this is hard, mom, i can’t do it!” and there i am, trotting and panting beside him. […]

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every time one of my kids reach this age it’s like… like the point of no return. a 12-month old can easily pass as an infant. an 18 month old? nope. they are off and running and climbing and digging and pouring and throwing and smashing and starting to be DE. FI. ANT. temper tantrums! […]

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did i mention i have five kids under 10? six counting my adult step daughter. but yes, it’s a lot. so much busier than my previous blogging days. throw a newly tantruming 18-month-old and a 4-year-old with down syndrome into the mix, and you can say goodbye to your sleep/freedom. i should make it known […]

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