Well, it’s official. I am an aunt, again. I now have two beautiful nieces. They are two peas in a pod. They look nearly identical. They have the same family nose, same family ears, and same family dark hair. Born in the wee small hours of the morning, she has a cute button nose and… Continue reading And Bugaboo makes Two
After being away for the first two and half years of Doodlebug’s life, I was excited when she would have sleepovers. The majority of the time this meant bath time. At first, she had a few toys and bubble bath to “play” with. I remember my bath time fun with of course the quintessential rubber… Continue reading Bath time is lots of fun
Not everyone has a green thumb. But if you were born into my family, a green thumb comes naturally. I have fond memories gardening at my grandparent’s house. They had an enormous yard of flowers and vegetables. This spilled over into the house that I grew up in. My father’s green thumb is an amazing… Continue reading To green thumb or not to green thumb…
In a few short weeks, Doodlebug will be a big sister. She’ll have a little sister that I’ll be calling Bugaboo. With the new addition arriving soon, a baby shower was scheduled. On one of DB’s weekly visits, she asked if she could get something for her sister as a gift. Well, that just set… Continue reading Sisterly Love
As many parents or caregivers (we’ll use PC for short) of small children know, the ultimate test that one will need to pass to bring up a child smoothly is potty training. With DB, it started around three and a half years old. She was eased into training pants and then into the small “turtle”… Continue reading Visits..One thumb up or Two?
If any of you have small children, then you may be aware of the Disney show, Doc McStuffins. It’s a regularly watched show at this house. It started when the Doodlebug was just a wee three years old. Back then she called it Doc Fuffins. Of course, in order to be a real “Doc Fuffins”,… Continue reading The Doc is in………
Sleepovers are a frequent occurrence with DB. Most of the time it’s just one night. This weekend she spent two nights. What does that mean? It means that not only does she bring her favorite blankies, but she also brings her “entourage”. I’m not talking the kitchen sink of entourages. I’m talk about an entourage… Continue reading Bubba, Magic in the Middles and Nintendo Play