Monthly Archives: May 2012

Dammit, I Taught My Kid To Curse.

Every now and then I go through a phase where curse words just come more easily out of my mouth. It sneaks up on me! So. Bad. I feel like I haven’t gone through this phase since I had Tom. … Continue reading

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Bits: Mother’s Day Weekend.

Alice was a bit under the weather for the first part of the weekend, and I was really scared we would have a repeat of last weekend with Tom’s sickness. But luckily, Alice’s wasn’t nearly as bad as Tom’s. She … Continue reading

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Teeny, Tiny Tom Tale.

Before music class began yesterday, Tom was acting a little nuts. So I did what I thought was best! I threatened him. I took Tom outside the room and said in my low, stern voice… “Do you want to go … Continue reading

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{Almost} Wordless Wednesday.

Sometimes I walk back into the room and Tom has put a toilet paper roll, that he found in the trash, topped with a golf ball on his sister’s head. But only sometimes.

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It’s Nice To Share.

I tell Tom, “It’s nice to share!” quite a bit when we’re playing with friends. He’s usually pretty good about it, but gets super-possessive when it comes to trains. Any trains. His trains. Other people’s trains. Trains at the haircut … Continue reading

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Bits: Sick Weekend.

This weekend, we had some really fun plans! I was super thrilled to be going to a cookout with friends because it would mean my first time out in awhile, we would be doing something fun with friends, and I … Continue reading

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‘Fun’ishment.

Lately, I’ve been thinking I really need to come up with some plans of action when Tom acts up. We’ve entered the stage of 2-year-old life where he will run off and not stop when I say “Stop!” Or where … Continue reading

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