Category Archives: Playtime

Totally Put Together … Yeah, Sure!

As I was bouncing and pacing with my littlest in the infant carrier, while waiting to pickup #2 at his dance class, all the time, spurring my oldest to FINISH YOUR HOMEWORK FOR HEAVEN’S SAKE, I was reminiscing about parenting woes … Continue reading

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May the Force Be With You

No matter how much you love your kids, sometimes the idea of dragging them through the grocery store seems to be just about the worst thing on the face of the Earth. Instead of making a quick entrance and exit … Continue reading

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Nursery Rhyme Bungle

I live in a stay-at-home, mommy-and-me world filled with sharing, snack-time and nursery rhymes. Singing is part of our daily, no make it hourly, life. It was often the only thing that would keep my little one’s cool when things … Continue reading

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What a Mom Can Do With 25 Minutes

Isn’t it crazy, what you can do in 25 minutes when you’re pushed to “make it happen?”  Here are just a few things that I’ve recently spent 25 minutes doing.  I credit my “vast” 4 years of mommy experience.  Imagine … Continue reading

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Thank God They Opened at 5AM

The perfect storm … little guy decides it’s time to be awake and want to be held but not fed or anything “easy…” Just rocked and carried … “Don’t you dare sit down Momma.” Simultaneously, the 3 year old decides … Continue reading

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Danger, Helicopter Landing Area

I come from a background that has skewed my perspective of success in sports.  I raced my bike competitively for nearly 15 years.  I spent weeks upon weeks of nearly every summer at cycling camps and travelling the country to race.  … Continue reading

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Hello July

So, the year is half over already, which is somehow both shocking and relieving at the same time. And as most mommies would expect, I managed to learn a few things about motherhood on the first four days of the second … Continue reading

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