Daily Archives April 7, 2011

childrens

Ava is back in the hospital.  She’s febrile and tachycardic.  We’re waiting for an ekg to see if we can find a reason for her high heart rate, which is high even when her fever is down.  She’s on feeds and maintenance fluids (D10 H.N. saline).  Blood sugar is good, for once.  Hopefully we can get…
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When Life Gives you Mudpuddles…

…you make a big splash! As is typical of this time of year, the weather here has been miserable lately. I have always found early spring to be very difficult. Winter cabin fever only gives way to spring cabin fever. Slush, snow, ice, rain, freezing rain, sleet, and a combination of all of these (which…
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Intro to Cloth Diapers: All-in-Two’s

As part of my (possibly indefinite) Introduction to Cloth Diapers Series I am covering All-in-Two cloth diapers this week. All-in-Two’s, are waterproof shells (covers) with replaceable inserts.  This definition means you could use virtually any combination of waterprof cover and soaker pads, but there are many cloth diapers designed for this purpose. Most All-in-Two’s are…
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Wait, What?

“Mom? I love you.” “I love you too, Pooch.” “No, I mean I really, really love you.” “I really, really love you too, Bob.” “No, I mean I super love you for real even when I get mad and say I don’t love you.” “When do you say you don’t love me?” “I love you…
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The post that never was…

Yeah… I have no idea what happened to the post that was supposed to go up Monday morning with the rundown of last week. I’m 99% positive that I not only scheduled it, I saved it in drafts too and yet, not only did it not post on Monday, it has vanished from the drafts…
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Deals & Steals + MORE!

Totally sucks that I won’t be able to make it to Sun Harvest this week! They have just awesome deals for FRUIT and they would work so well for snack time because it’s been so FREAKING hot this week! So, I hope you can make it…. send me pics if you’d like! I’d be happy…
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Best Baby Books

My son is now 2 and a half, and his daycare buddies are not far behind. Over the past couple of years, we have accumulated quite the collection of books for babies and toddlers. In addition to this, we have borrowed many children’s books from the library. By now, it is quite obvious which books…
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How Old Am I Again?

I am pretty much figuring out that I will never grow up. NEVER. I simply refuse and I will probably humiliate my children in the process, but that’s my right as a parent anyway! Not only do I refuse to stop listening to current music and have been known to dance and sing along in…
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