Tag: life with preschoolers

The Language Barrier

These days, most of my time is divided between wishing my toddler would talk more, and silently willing nearly everyone else to shut the f*ck up.  You see, my beautiful, bright, sweet little boy has a speech delay – which, while both common and curable, is not without its own set of trials and tribulations. 

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A Baby Comes Out of a Woman’s Vagina

Recently my 5-year old has enjoyed hearing stories about when I was pregnant with him.  He knows that he “grew in my belly” and he thinks it’s absolutely hilarious that he used to kick and punch me from the inside.  He is fascinated when I tell him that I used to see his little fists and

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Preschool’s First Lesson

With 24 hours left until “go” time, I have to say this whole process of preparing my three-year old for preschool has already taught me a lot. A couple nights ago, we attended our first parent information night where the school director and teachers talked us through a packet of standard information, reviewed school policies,

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Ninja Mom Secrets: Assorted Tricks for Making Life Run More Smoothly

All moms have tricks. Short cuts. Sanity savers. Things that are simple, yet genius, and could just possibly make your life, or at least day, a bit less stressful. I’ve gathered a few of mine to share with you today. I’d love to hear your secrets for tackling the struggles of everyday life with your

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