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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 Jelly Bean Passes

Benjamin is not a good sleeper.  He is almost 2.5 years old, and I really can’t remember a time that he ever slept really well.  When he was in the NICU, he was on a strict 3 hour feeding schedule, and … 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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It’s the Small Things

Our deck garden is not doing well this year.  Despite having seen several bees buzzing around, my zucchini flowers have yet to turn into actual zucchinis.  Despite having seen a big, fat, fuzzy one crawl into my pumpkin flowers, we … Continue reading

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Eating Carrot Tops

We’ve started harvesting items from our deck garden.  I love snipping fresh herbs and greens, rinsing them off, and bringing them directly to the table for eating.  Everything is still pretty small; our late planting is to blame. The boys … 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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