Tag Archives: raising kids

Getting Out of the Trenches

Clichés can be so annoying, but the problem is they’re clichés for a reason… because they’re usually true. One of my least favorites is “hindsight is 20/20.” Because it’s SOOOO true, and it’s so annoying that it’s true! Why can’t we just see what we’re going to see later when we’re in the moment? Why […]

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I’m not really a big fan of resolutions. I’ve just never been good at sticking to that kind of thing, then I feel defeated and guilty and like a complete failure when I can’t even make it a week into the New Year with whatever crazy parameter I somehow think I’ll magically conform to because […]

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Please and Thank You…Teaching a Toddler Manners

After my best friend and her little boy who is 2 1/2 years old visited for a few days, I realized we needed to start working on Lula's manners. Noah is very polite, saying "please" and "thank you" and even asking to be excused from the table! I know my BFF has worked very hard […]

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