Monthly Archives: September 2014

Rock, Paper, Scissors

Yesterday, while driving back from a weekend visit with the in-laws, the boy (6) convinced his little sister (4) to play rock, paper, scissors with him. He has a hard time getting his sister to play games with him because … Continue reading

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Don’t say “stupid” stupid

In our house, we have this fabulous little disciplinary tool we like to call the “whining medicine.” We’ve also expanded its uses to cover “not listening” and “crying.” It works on our kids like a charm. Intrigued? You should be. … Continue reading

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Settling in…

One month, one week, and one day ago we moved into our current home. We had been here about a week and a half when my parents came out for a 10-day visit. They wanted to help. They did help. … Continue reading

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