Monthly Archives: February 2011

Moment of the Week – 28

Popping bubbles is serious business! http://parentwin.blogspot.com/2011/02/moment-of-week-28.html Advertisements

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Toddler Tricks – 28

Ways to Trick your Baby: Problem: You’re out to eat and your children do not want to sit still. They’re wriggling and whining and attempting to escape. Surely there are more interesting things in the restaurant that the silverware they can’t … Continue reading

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Love is a Battlefield

Waking up each morning, I know that my day is going to go exactly how two little creatures decide it will go.  The tone is set the moment I walk into the room.  Each day it’s a new game of … Continue reading

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Toddlers and Tiaras? No, Thanks.

Last night, my husband and I caught about three minutes of the show “Toddlers and Tiaras.”  There was a pretty little girl in a lot of make up, smiling and standing before a crowd, her mother proudly looking on with … Continue reading

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Learn Through Play

“I’m a frog, mama, I’m a frog…riddit, riddit…I need flies!” Cue two babies hopping around on all fours. Soon one of the frogs finds a toy dog on the floor. “Uh oh!” she says. “Bad dog, bad dog, bite frog!” … Continue reading

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Potty and Beyond

Diapers are becoming a thing of the past.  I still use them for naps and when we go out somewhere, but I’ve no need.  The babies will tell me when they have to use the potty, and if there is … Continue reading

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Day in the Life – February

A day in pictures…plus several others!  A really cool project, documenting the daily lives of normal people. http://parentwin.blogspot.com/2011/02/day-in-life-february.html

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Moment of the Week – 27

She’ll huff, and she’ll puff… http://parentwin.blogspot.com/2011/02/moment-of-week-27.html

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Toddler Tricks – 27

Ways to Trick your Baby: Problem: Your baby wants something, and the answer is no.  Anyone who has ever lived with toddlers knows that this is the problem to end all problems. Solution: Never just say no, as much as … Continue reading

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Separation Anxiety

I had to go to the doctor this morning.  A regular check up. It only took an hour. As I drove up through the parking garage, I realized that this was the first time I had been out without the … Continue reading

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