Ramblings

Do Pediatricians Pierce Ears? Yes, But Read This First!! (Our Experience)

I was looking through some photographs of when my daughter was little and realized I had forgotten to write a post about her getting her ears pierced. It's a controversial subject, I know, but I thought I'd share our experience so others may benefit ...

TODDLER VS BABY: What is the difference between a toddler and a baby?

Having successfully navigated through several children (and still going),  I realized that there were many changes. The differences are fairly subtle in some cases, although dramatic in others. After all, both babies and toddlers like to be held, ...

Writing To A Ghost Town? Whats The Point?

What’s the point, Jane?  Why did you start writing?  You know, I’ve asked myself this question hundreds of times in the past several months.  I’ve always been decent at writing.  I could always tell a good story.  I just never tried to write ...

I Blame It On The Sweet Tarts!

After my recent car accident, I have some little nuggets of wisdom I would like to impart to you, my dear friends along with some general musings and probably a rant or two.  The kiddos and I were in a car accident a few months ago, thanks to some ...

Strong Enough To Listen

Have you ever wanted something really really badly?  I mean really?  And I’m not speaking materially here.  I am speaking spiritually and whole life-ish?  I’ll tell you what I want and what I have been begging God for weeks to know. I want to ...

11 Somewhat Surprising Items Toddlers Break, Destroy, and Misplace

While my children have certainly slowed down their path of destruction as they have gotten older, there is still no shortage of things they have managed to destroy in their short little lives.  I’ve read numerous parenting magazines, and countless ...

Helping My Toddler Adjust To Older Sibling Starting School!

School: for some, a nightmare to even think about. For others, like yours truly, a prime opportunity to shove my extroversion down the throats of anyone within arm’s reach. That being said, from the time I found out what school even was, I couldn’t ...

Losing my Dignity

Motherhood, what have you done to me?  I wrote this post a little while ago about the things I just never thought I would do as a parent.  There is one more little nugget of information that I thought about just the other day as I was peeing in the ...

How Do Toddlers Show Affection, Unprompted

Unprompted.  I’m not even sure if unprompted is a real word, but it is for purposes of this here blog post. I love my turkeys with all of my being.  They are growing so fast and saying new things every day that just shakes me to the core. ...

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