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Lolli here…. My mom is visiting this week. We’ve gone out to lunch, shopped for bras, watched Downton Abbey and exercised together. It has been a wonderful couple of days. I always enjoy time with […]

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Do you resort to bribery? Some days, with my 5 kids wreaking havoc in my 3 bedroom townhouse, it’s all I can do to stay calm and collected. I love my kids, and I love […]

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The other day, I walked into the room where my three daughters and a friend of theirs were laughing uncontrollably. I had no idea what had inspired their fit of laughter, but soon I was […]

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The Bully

by Erica

From about 4th – 8th grade, I was bullied extensively. I moved to a new town and didn’t quite fit in. Those years were hard and did a number on my self-esteem. At the same […]

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A special treat from Kelly who writes at our sister site 5 Minutes for Parenting. From 5 Minutes for Parenting By Kelly This is my last Pregnancy Journal post, friends, because (cue the angels and […]

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A New Bundle of Joy

by Susan

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Today we received news that one of our lovely writers over at 5 Minutes for Parenting, Kelly from Love Well, recently had a baby boy. This is Kelly’s fourth child. Don’t you just want to […]

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Tooth Fairy

by Guest Contributor

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This post was shared today over at our sister site, 5 Minutes for Parenting. So, we have a loose tooth in the household. It’s our first, and I discovered it a little over a week […]

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Over at 5 Minutes for Parenting, Kelly has posed a very interesting question in her post Pregnancy Journal: The Ultrasound Conundrum. From 5 Minutes for Parenting By Kelly Can you help me with a scenario? […]

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Thankful

by Susan

A post at our sister site 5 Minutes for Parenting caught my attention… It’s written by Beck… Canadian Thanksgiving is this upcoming weekend. I like the mid-October date for Canadian festivities, but feel rather wistfully […]

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5 Minutes for Parenting’s weekly column, A Dose of Humor, is here to remind you to take your humor pill regularly as the best medicine to treat the side effects of parenting! It features a […]

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