Category Archives: parenting

Little Brown Eyes/Hearts/Minds Are Watching

I am trying to work my way back to light and airyness on my blog but i am so not there yet.  I do miss this creative space of mine and i do hope to return soon. But in the … Continue reading

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#20Questions: 15-16

@Martha Beck

Good morning Friends…! I am so excited!! It’s Friday and I am moving along in my questions and I LOVE these because it’s one of those questions that you never really think about on a regular basis.  For question 15, I was … Continue reading

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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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Posted in parenting, politics, Random Thoughts | 2 Comments

Reflections of Motherhood

I was excited to take the entire two months off to spend with Baby Pancakes instead of working.  It was definitely a blessing to be able to do this.  It was also really difficult work. It didn’t begin the way … Continue reading

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Posted in Mommylogues, mother, parenting, Uncategorized | 10 Comments

Wearing Your Child’s Clothes: Yah or Nay???

Bethenny Frankel

Oh Bethany Finkel…you are too much…really you are. Apparently Bethany was having a pajama party with her daughter and her daughter said to her “mommy wear my clothes.”  And of course she obliged and put on her 4year-old daughter’s Hello … Continue reading

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Posted in celebrities, News, parenting, Question to the Universe, Uncategorized | 10 Comments

Dear Beautiful You…

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Ok, I’m a little obsessed but I saw this lovely poem/quote recently and thought about Lupita and all that she is meaning to many girls today and couldn’t help but share. One of the things I remember sharing with my … Continue reading

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Posted in Goals, If I Could, inspiration, love, Oscars, parenting, Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Mindful Parenting

Decreasing Stress through Mindful Parenting

As we begin to plan and think about growing our family (God willing sometime late next year), we are also thinking about the type of parents we want to be.  Sometimes life becomes busy and we forget that our most … Continue reading

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Posted in parenting, Random Thoughts | 8 Comments

Mommylogues: Adult Parenting…

#Insurance

I feel like with the elections over…we can all resume our normally scheduled posts.So here is Team Pancakes returning to normal blog posting!!!Happy Thursday!!!!Onto today’s topic…Whenever i thought about motherhood before motherhood…i thought about hugs and kisses and more hugs … Continue reading

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Posted in Baby Pancakes, Mommylogues, parenting | 11 Comments