• Sibling Rivalry
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    Sibling Rivalry Will Be The Death of Me!

    I’m not sure what’s worse. Being asked for a snack every few minutes, toddler tantrums or siblings that just won’t give it a rest! Our family has incredibly good great days, and then there are some like today when I wish I could stick my head in the sand and pretend I’m on an island holiday. The struggle is real! Sibling rivalry is exhausting friends. It sucks the life right out of you. How many times can you say, “please stop arguing” or “please can you just listen to each other and get along?”. Not enough I guess. Apparently it stems from the need to have your attention 24/7, a…

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    Muddy Puddles – Peppa Pig Style

    This week has been a most welcome reprieve from the heat we’ve had lately. It’s been raining on and off for the last few days. But along with the reprieve comes the unfortunate reality that a mom can only do so much to keep her kids entertained indoors… Boredom will hit!!! So, today I had one of those all-too-rare light-bulb moments. Why not just embrace it all? Rain, mud, and fun… Yup, it took me a while to think of this (brilliant, right?)… Anyway, here is a glimpse of our day. Oh, by the way… Yes, they are in their pj’s. Why get dressed when you’re going to get dirty…