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Preschool Graduation Address

Congratulations! You’ve made it. There were tears at the beginning. You were uncertain. You didn’t know if this would work, if this was right for you. You knew you’d much rather be home on that sweet September morning. You tried…

Saying Yes

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It starts, every morning, with jumping on the bed. We have a queen sidecarred to single mattress and boxspring on the floor to maximize cosleeping, and for small boys, this makes an irresistible trampoline. They can’t hurt the mattress. They…

Nana to the Rescue

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Nana came to visit last week. She brings loads of presents we’d never buy, cruises thrift shops with me, and doesn’t complain even when the German Shepherd decides to sleep on top of her. That’s Nana. She bogarts my hair…

I Would Fire the Babysitters Club

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90s nostalgia is in. 1980s nostalgia never really left. Clickbait likes to remind us of these things every time we open Facebook: Ten Toys From Your MisBegotten Childhood! Thirty Theme Songs Best Forgotten and Now Doomed to Earworm Status! Twenty-Five…