Monday Mealtime Musings…Reading Between the Lines

I never really thought about when to expect my toddler to stop taking what we say at face value. She's pretty quick so I guess I shouldn't be surprised that this weekend it happened. If you have been following along you probably know that she is a natural little comedienne.  She didn't skip a beat … Continue reading Monday Mealtime Musings…Reading Between the Lines

Monday Mealtime Musings… Unconventional Compliments 

My daughter is in this new phase that she really likes to dole out compliments. It's really cute and usually surrounds what I'm wearing or is repeated from what she hears.... Mama, that's a beautiful dress. Or dinner will be delicious!  Super adorable, right? It always brings a smile to my face and kind of … Continue reading Monday Mealtime Musings… Unconventional Compliments 

Sugar Bugs… aka, explaining oral hygiene to my kid.

You know what's really fun? Trying to pry open a 2 year olds mouth to brush their teeth while they claw at you and yell "Mama NO! I'm all doooone!" ..... except, wait? That is not fun at all! I found myself in this predicament recently... My little darling angel girl, who had previously been … Continue reading Sugar Bugs… aka, explaining oral hygiene to my kid.

Orange Juice

I love when the simple innocence of toddlerhood mixes with the bold literalness and that two year olds have! Especially when words are spoken so confidently even though they are not quite right.  We had one of those moments today. This morning was hectic.  Our little man has his first cold and is really congested … Continue reading Orange Juice