Tag Archives: toddler independence


Ever since the Little One was born, my attention has been divided.  But there came a time two weeks ago that made me stop in my tracks and look at my little girl in all her budding four year old … Continue reading

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Rite of Passage

Sunlight pervades but quiet and stillness fill the room. Alone in the stale air, I feel warm and dream of an iced mocha blend. I hear the kids singing next door. My cue. I pick up my bag quietly and … Continue reading

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Parenting 2.0

For the past 3 months, parenting has kind of been on cruise control. I knew the skills my daughter needed to learn and we practiced. So we did all the mixing, stacking, pretending, drawing, painting, eating, singing, dancing, molding, stamping, … Continue reading

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Free Labor

I’m loving the toddler independence stage. It doesn’t save much time but it’s nice to have an extra hand in the house. Daddy’s shoe shiner Service also includes shoe powder application Mommy’s messenger Specializes in mobile phones, hair brushes and … Continue reading

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