Monthly Archives: March 2015

The Beauty of Blogging

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The beauty of blogging is that there are so many bloggers out there who share their lives that we may never meet in person but we can encounter them through their words and pictures.  Through twitter, I came across Oren … Continue reading

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Toddler Life: Toddler Phraseology 101

Baby Pancakes is talking up a storm…most of them are sentences only he understands but more often than not, he will clearly state his thoughts, feelings and requests.  And once in a while, he will throw a sentence/word in there … Continue reading

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Posted in Baby Pancakes, Babylogues, Toddler Life, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

On Motherhood and #Blacklivesmatter!

Illustrator Mary Engelbreit Blasted Over Ferguson Artwork -- While much of the feedback was supportive, the post attracted enough anger that it became the subject of local media coverage. Facebook pundits vented racist conspiracy theories, accused Engelbreit of ignoring the plight of law enforcement, and challenged her to “please draw a card that also shows stealing and intimidating store clerks.”  http://news.artnet.com/in-brief/beloved-illustrator-blasted-by-fans-over-ferguson-artwork-83486

I am feeling a little down today because having  to go to work in the dark while my son was crying out  “mommy, mommy” was kind of hard.  And then even harder still is listening to the news and all the continuous … Continue reading

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Motivation Monday: Kid President 

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Kid President definitely needs to run for president because he is so wise and wonderful! He reminded us on Twitter this weekend that we are a self-obsessed nation that needs to get out of our own ways and begin interacting … Continue reading

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Longlazysunday: Week 64

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Today was a classic Longlazysunday and I really needed it.  We had a pancake breakfast and my lovely husband decided to make me a baby sized pancake…of course I ate a few more pieces!!   I beinged on Unbreakable Kimmy … Continue reading

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It’s Prom Time

Disclaimer: I was engaged by Topweddings to write a review. Although, I was compensated for this review, all the opinions are my own. One of the best parts of prom was going shopping for my prom gown.  I wanted something … Continue reading

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Toddler Life: Snow Day 2015

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I have been a terrible blogger this week but I will do better next week…I have so much to discuss including Blogher 2015!! Anyway today was a snow day so here are some pictures of our fun outside and my … Continue reading

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Longlazysunday: Week 64

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It snows and rained all day long.  Baby Pancakes and I were home alone today (Mr. Pancakes had to serve two services at church) and I am learning the best thing to do with a toddler all day at home … Continue reading

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