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Catch Phrases

Kids generally pay close attention to what you say, and my kids are no exception.  Luke copies Zach and Ben copies Luke.  It’s downright scary when the boys sound just like me (mini-dicator), and simply hilarious when they repeat Zachary. … Continue reading

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The Doctor is In

In recent years, like most families with young kids, we have had a disproportionate amount of doctor visits.  Mostly sick and well visits to our pediatrician and my OB/GYN, but you can throw in things like urgent care, ER and overnight … Continue reading

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Flamingos are for Eating

My kids are crazy and irrational.  I love it. Luke has always thought that mangos come from flamingos.  Eggs, or some sort of body part.  It kind of makes sense.  “Flamingo.”  “Mango.”  They sound similar.  That is reason enough to shelve them … Continue reading

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Benjamin Turns Two

Benjamin is two years old.  This is a wonderful age.  The kid can actually walk by himself in a store, he understands and follows instructions, he’s not in constant peril at the playground, and we can have real conversations instead … Continue reading

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Pass the Gruyére

Luke is pretty willing to try any food.  Ben will take a peanut butter and jelly sandwich any day over a mystery meal, but Luke will give anything one shot.  If he hates a side dish, we usually give him a … Continue reading

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When Boys Give You Lemons

Lemons are like edible gold around here.  Smooth, yellow and smelling like summer, lemons are a promise of warmer times. I love drinking a hot cup of lemon juice.  I squeeze one lemon into a cup and add hot water … Continue reading

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The New Dad

Behold, the new dad: I’m not really sure what he was expecting, but apparently, this was not it.  

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