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Bad Mommy 101

Today’s confession(s): I’m plagued by intense guilt from all the mompetition going around. I don’t participate in it, mind you; however I do rake myself over the coals internally every time I do something on “the list” that makes me feel like a really shitty … Continue reading

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Rockin’ the Baby

I couldn’t resist linking up with Shell of Things I Can’t Say for this meme about babies. It’s no secret that we struggled with infertility and it took lots of Clomid, IUI, and finally two rounds of IVF before we … Continue reading

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If You Give Your Kid Your Camera…

If you give your kid your camera, She’ll want to take photos of her new toys. (Littlest Pet Shop) And if she takes photos of her toys, why, she’ll have to photograph herself as well! And because she is a princess, she’ll … Continue reading

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What’s so special about today? It’s my girls’ birthday!

Happy Birthday, Abby & Izzy! This is our very first photo of the girls. It’s a view of them as blastocysts under a microscope. This is perhaps the only time in our lives we haven’t been able to tell them … Continue reading

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Wordless Weekend–are there child labor laws in Kansas?

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Best friends and braids; women’s hair & femininity

When I was a little girl growing up in Houma, Louisiana, I had a best friend named Elizabeth. I loved her and our moms were close friends, so we spent a lot of time together. One thing I always loved … Continue reading

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Interview with….Izzy M.

What is your favorite color? pink What is your favorite food: red beans and rice What is your favorite movie? The Little Mermaid What is your favorite cereal? Cheerios with hearts (Kashi Heart to Heart) What is your favorite dessert? … Continue reading

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Interview with….Abby M.

What is your favorite color? blue What is your favorite food? chicken nuggets with ketchup What is your favorite movie? Sleeping Beauty What is your favorite cereal? Rice Chex What is your favorite dessert? pumpkin pie and sunflower seed cookies … Continue reading

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We were so brave at the dentist!

This is Abby at our second visit to the dentist. The girls did GREAT this time! Even Izzy, my nervous Nellie, did an amazing job. No cavities for anyone! Woohoo!

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You didn’t know ketchup was one of the major food groups?

Miss Abby loves her some ketchup. She will dip almost anything in it, even fruit! Here, however, her finger was the best option. French fries are too distracting, I guess. Make sure you get a bunch on there before you … Continue reading

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