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Another Retail Adventure. . .

Seems the weather has gotten a little chilly in these parts and it’s making me a little uneasy.  The last thing I need is to be stuck in this house with the kid for days on end. His newest favorite activity involves hurling everything down the stairs.  I can not adeptly describe how annoying I find this.  For my mental
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It’s New Baby Gear. . .Ergo, I’m Frustrated. . .

We purchased an Ergo baby carrier last week. And so far, I suck at it. I REALLY REALLY REALLY wanted a new baby-wearing tool.  I LOVE LOVE LOVE our Sleepy Wrap baby carriers and I use them a LOT.  Every day.  So does my Husband. However, with Mac’s increasing size and squirminess, I was discovering the Sleepy Wrap had some
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Huggy Bear Hits Reluctant Mother With Some Knowledge

People tell you having a child is life-changing.  I think we all understand the obvious, broad brush stroke type ways our lives will change.  I get it, taking babies to a bar is frowned upon.  Fortunately, the liquor store seems to be a gray area. What I failed to fully appreciate was the small seemingly insignificant things that occur all
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For Better, Or Worse, You Covetous Wench

Or perhaps more accurately defined as a trip to Target with my fiscally (militant) responsible Husband. It was raining.  The birding looked bleak.  We really did have a few errands and chores that we couldn’t justify postponing any longer especially given the weather.  So we packed up Mac and headed to that lovely hamlet of retail and sprawl know as
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