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I'm Late

I'm late.

 

 

It's all her…

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Added by Rebecca Whitney on May 5, 2011 at 10:33pm — No Comments

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Vasectomy Clinic

often speak about how I do not have the “I’m done” gene when it comes to babies. Whenever I have a newborn, I think, “Yeah, I could do this one more time”. The problem is, I say that EVERY time – whether it’s baby #1 or baby #6.

As a result of my gene-lacking situation, some…

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Added by Julie Cole on April 27, 2011 at 4:44pm — 1 Comment

Dodging 40



On March 5th, 1971 I was born. Yep, I just turned 40. All year I was talking about the big birthday bash we were going to have at our house – it was going to be quite the event! But the closer my birthday got, the more the idea of throwing a party became one big headache. So I started saying that I would have a party when the weather improved. When friends and family asked, I…

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Added by Julie Cole on April 13, 2011 at 4:14pm — No Comments

The Ideal Family: Two Girls?

Apparently many of us are in for a shock. We do not have the perfect family, according to a new survey by Bounty.com.


According to this poll
http://bit.ly/euhXIc

Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on April 11, 2011 at 4:58pm — No Comments

Ten Minutes

You know you're a crazy photographer when you stumble upon deserted railroad tracks and drag your family out there for an impromptu photoshoot.

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Added by Rebecca Whitney on April 10, 2011 at 9:05pm — No Comments

Screw You Mercury!





It seems like I'm on a roll this week. First I was…

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Added by Nacia Karim Walsh on April 7, 2011 at 9:32am — No Comments

Acts of Civil Disobedience

My twin boys Aubrey and Erik regularly commit Acts of Civil Disobedience.

No, they are not civil rights crusaders, nor are they proponents of Mohandas Ghandi. They have no idea who he is.

http://bit.ly/hSur5I

Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on April 6, 2011 at 11:27pm — No Comments

Ambitious 29 Year Old Woman Kidnapped...

And replaced with an unsure mother.



Have you ever felt, by becoming a mom, you have lost all traces of the former person you used to be? Have you ever looked in the mirror at your disheveled hair, clothes stained with baby milk, and dark circles and wondered what happened to that savvy, well-manicured, vibrant woman who used to inhabit the person who now knows more about Bubble Guppies then the economic bubble?



Maybe its the fact that we spend a substantial part of our… Continue

Added by Nacia Karim Walsh on April 5, 2011 at 1:31pm — 1 Comment

How We Roll

Although spring officially sprung a while ago, we still get flurries that accumulate on top of our mud and melting snow.  Overall, it's still a fairly wintery world out there in Vermont, although the temperatures are rising.  It's been warm enough to bring our kids outside, but there's nowhere to bring them!  Anywhere that is plowed is a parking lot or other potential hazard.  Anywhere that isn't knee-deep in snow is ankle-deep in mud.  But the sun is smiling its yellowy…

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Added by Rebecca Whitney on April 3, 2011 at 1:48pm — No Comments

Quality Time At The Family Dinner Table

Want more quality time with your family? Do you feel like you don't know what is going on with you kids or spouse?   Change this at the family dinner table.

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Added by Lori Thayer on April 1, 2011 at 5:41pm — No Comments

How Disney Brings Out the Liar in Me

I was recently given an amazing opportunity from my friends at Disney Canada to attend the Disney Social Media Moms conference in Orlando. I jumped at the chance – by March, who doesn’t need to get a hit of that happy drug the Big Mouse deals out?

The added bonus was that this conference is a family getaway….well, for a family of four, anyway. Once I got a friend to agree to come…

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Added by Julie Cole on March 30, 2011 at 4:57pm — No Comments

Everybody's Fine - Starring Robert De Niro, Sam Rockwell and Drew Barrymore

Here is a good movie that not many saw. I suggest you put it on your queue. A sweet story that warms your heart.

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Added by Tired of Previews? on March 30, 2011 at 8:58am — No Comments

Joy of Luck #7: My Rainbows

Today is the last Joy of Luck assignment, and it ends on a high note.  We are to consider (and photograph) our own personal rainbow, in a metaphorical sense.  What will bring me luck in the future?  What blessings do I have to look forward to?  That one was pretty easy for me, since my family is such a blessing and I can only consider myself lucky for having the people and babies in my life that I…

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Added by Rebecca Whitney on March 25, 2011 at 3:34pm — No Comments

Bibbiddi Bobbiddi Boutique at Disney World

The Bibbidi Bobbiddi boutique at Disney World was an awesome experience. I went into it thinking it wouldn't be worth the money but when it was all done I can not wait to take my daughter to do this again someday, if she wants to.

We got the Crown package,… Continue

Added by Meagan Shamy on March 25, 2011 at 2:21pm — No Comments

Sugaring

This weekend I was initiated into Vermonterhood.  I did something that every true blue Vermonter considers just another day, yet I had never done it before.  Our family, plus Nana and Papa and some friends of theirs, went to a sugar house and tried some fresh maple syrup, literally fresh out of the tap.

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Added by Rebecca Whitney on March 22, 2011 at 8:27pm — 1 Comment

Defrosting

We're defrosting up here in the extreme northeast.  Up here in the boondocks.  We are quickly approaching the fifth season of the year.  Oh?  You thought there were only four seasons?  Oh, right.  You must live somewhere other than Vermont.  I use to think there was only four, too.

 

Welcome to Mud Season.

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Added by Rebecca Whitney on March 18, 2011 at 10:10pm — No Comments

My Life (and Death) with Laundry



By Kristin Fast, Lifestyle Editor and In-House Wit-Cracker

With the rare exception, I do a load or two of laundry everyday… every. Single. Day. We are a family of 5, with two of those five being teenage boys… (teenage boys will wear three shirts in one day, but the same pair of pants for a week) which I am sure makes it clearer why I am engaged in a…

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Added by Audreyvp on March 18, 2011 at 4:41pm — No Comments

The Here Today, Gone Tomorrow Dad

As a mom, especially an overprotective mom, I have that need to shield my teens from anything and everything that can hurt them. Broken glass, boxes of twinkies, school bullies, drunken drivers, burning buildings, pubescent boys who only have their penis and girls' boobies on the brain. But how, how do I shield my teenage girls from their father?



How do I…

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Added by Vanita on March 17, 2011 at 6:26am — No Comments

Put Some Spring In Your Step!

Have you had a long winter?  Need a little bit of summer lovin'?

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Added by Rebecca Whitney on March 15, 2011 at 10:05pm — No Comments

Trying to "Have it All" and Feeling Guilty About it, Too

When I started this blog recently, my first post was about the quest that many women go on in order to "have it all."

What exactly does that mean?

Well, for the most part, it means that http://bit.ly/gsU2EN

Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on March 12, 2011 at 4:46pm — No Comments

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