My Beautiful Boy,
Eleven years ago, a baby was born and a mother was made; eleven years ago, both of our lives took a dramatic turn. From that day on, there would be nothing more important to me than your happiness, security and development.
You were very literally cut out of me. Yet despite
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My Dearest Baby Boy,
We’ve known each other for well over nine years now and I am so proud of the little man that stands before me each day. Age 9 is a fantastic age.
I thought for your 9th birthday, I’d list a few fun facts about the number 9:
When people say
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My Dearest Baby Boy,
Eight years ago you made me the happiest Mommy in the world with your birth!
It has been:
8 wonderful years of loving you to pieces …
8 years of kissing your face …
8 years of mending your boo-boo’s … (including the invisible ones) …
8 years of in-depth
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Aidyn: (walking into kitchen) Mommy, can we get a big brother and a baby brother and baby sister?
Me: (staring blankly at my wee one) Where do we get all that?
Aidyn: Maybe we can get a baby brother and baby sister and then find a store that has big brothers …
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… my stomach hurts … my skin is dry … my spirit is tired … my body is exhausted … my eye’s are puffy … my focus is skewered … I am so so sleepy … my nail’s are brittle … my gut is unsightly … my life is out of order … my
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I’ve been a Mom now for a little over 5 yrs and something just occurred to me this morning! I never got a “Welcome Kit”!!
When I got a new tv — it came w/ a “welcome kit” that included a manual, remote, even free batteries!
My new Mac? — WELCOME KIT!!
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My Dearest Baby Sister,
When ModCloth.com asked who I am most thankful for as part of their Thanksgiving Thank-a-Thon Blog Contest — my first instinct was to write about our mother. It’s probably most people’s first instinct … I decided, instead, to write about someone else just as valuable but who’s efforts and help
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The other day … I found myself lingering at work … just winding down and preparing stuff for the next day.
I noticed it was nearing 7pm so I rush out of work and make my way to the subway station …
I’m in the middle of checking Twitter and Facebook when I’m approached
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WARNING: the following post may contain language that’s unsuitable for anybody with a heart beat, within earshot or otherwise within it’s general field of view …
About a month ago, my son’s paternal grandmother asked me if I would allow her to take my child to California for a short vacation. Her idea of
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Today’s late edition Wordle is dedicated to my beautiful growing child. I look forward to the little boy he’ll be each day to come and miss the baby boy that each day passes …
I looked at my baby boy this morning and was shocked at how much more articulate he’s become. I
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