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Meeting the Teen Years

Today our family embarks on a new journey — the teenage years. My oldest son Ferris turns 13. When my…

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Learning to Expect the Unexpected – A Birthday Post for London

Happy 9th Birthday to you, London – the middle finger of our family, as you once mistakenly said, and it…

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To My Daughter, on Her 10th Birthday

Dear Emilia – My water broke in a Winn-Dixie checkout line 10 years ago. I assumed that I had peed…

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To the Son I Don’t Praise Nearly Enough

To my son, on his 11th birthday: A few weeks ago I had a minor meltdown while prepping a new…

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The Kid to Count On: Happy 8th Birthday, London

Today my daughter London turns 8. She’s the middle child in our family and the youngest on her mom’s side.…

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Why I Like Hosting Small Birthday Parties

My oldest daughter turned 8 this year and she celebrated with a small birthday party. While her party was small,…

Dear Difficult Child: Thank You

How a difficult child changes you — for the better To say I was unprepared for a difficult child like…

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Making Wishes Come True: Family Birthday Traditions

I have 8,000 things to do, including figuring out dinner. I have a baby meekly fussing in his swing. I…

And Then She Was Three: Watching My Daughter Grow

I cannot believe my daughter turns 3. We just celebrated my daughter’s third birthday. We had a terrific day opening…

7 Ways Parenthood has Changed Me

My oldest daughter turns 7 today. That means that it’s been just over 7 years since I was my pre-child…

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