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Rules, right back at you, Mom

My nephew, Jeremy, and his wife, Tara, have seven children from four months to 12 years old. Tara homeschools and takes the children to music lessons. She maintains a private family blog about their children. With their permission I am … Continue reading

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appreciation arrives

It is sooo nice to be appreciated. After three decades of parenting a basketball team of boys and their little sister cheerleader … After years of being a stay-at-home mom guaranteeing our children never had too much time at home … Continue reading

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first lessons in compassion

A recent e-mail from my sister caught my attention. I thought I would share it with my readers. I find it disturbing to see the parenting trend to “let them cry it out” going around again. Sometimes babies need to … Continue reading

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Babes in cars

Every time my husband and I had a new baby, we hopped in the car to explore another part of the country. One of our first trips with an infant took us to the top of the Arch in St. … Continue reading

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less cash, more kid time

My neighbor fell so deeply in love that she no longer wanted to work – she wanted to spend all day, every day, with the new guy in her life – her baby boy.This was not what she and her … Continue reading

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