Category: Parenting

Mackenzie is Crawling

Well, the day has come. We officially have two kids on the move. It is absolutely thrilling and absolutely terrifying all at the same time (but since I can tell how happy Mac is now that she can get to where she wants to go...

Freedom is Mine!?!

I’m going to go out on a limb here and say that I’m pretty sure we’re settling into a routine and it is SO NICE. After months and months of terrible sleep and a baby who wouldn’t drink out of a bottle, we now have...

Sharing is Caring :: 1st Shared Bath!

It took 7 months for me to feel confident enough in Mackenzie’s sitting abilities to put her in the tub alongside Abigail (Mac has been sitting since 5 months but Abby tends to be VERY active in the tub and I didn’t want her to...

a Sleep Training Update

I’m not really sure why I’m going to write this (out of fear I’ll jinx us yet again), but we’ve had five impressive nights of sleep in a row after that little setback I mentioned last week.  And when I say “impressive,” I mean we’re...

Sleepless in San Francisco

What day is it? I’m having a hard time keeping track these days. I’m disappointed to say our sleep training efforts are following the same pattern as every other challenging aspect of parenthood :: it’s been a roller coaster ride of emotions. We’ve had amazing...