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Seesaw

Beauty was wonderful today.  She was cheerful and charming and slept well and it was marvelous.  Except for the couple of times she melted down, but we’ll ignore that.  Or something. She’s one of those children who doesn’t notice she’s … Continue reading

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Baby Non-Play

Everybody needs different things at different times.  These needs may change unexpectedly.  Plan accordingly. Also known as: Every baby is different. Also known as: Argh. My mother was (is, for that matter) a fabulously creative mother.  Most of my best … Continue reading

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Separate

Apparently I have a very strong-minded baby. I knew this, actually – Beauty gets very indignant about various activities, mostly involving people who are Not Parents.  But it’s currently making CBS very stressful. CBS, for those not in the know, … Continue reading

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To Keep In Mind

Hero and I have created our home rules over the past few years…we’ll probably add more, and tweak these, but I’m fairly happy with them for now.  They’re not really rules in my mind, more statements of things worth remembering. … Continue reading

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Passing of a password

My email account got hacked yesterday.  Someone got in (presumably they brute-forced the password) and attempted to send a whole bunch of spam emails.  Fortunately Gmail is a pretty well-designed service and refused to send the majority of the emails, … Continue reading

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Meetings

An old friend of mine had her baby shower this weekend.  At least, she ought to be an old friend, seeing as we’ve known each other for quite a long time.  But she doesn’t feel like an old friend, and … Continue reading

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Efficiency

I got all my wedding thank-you notes written within a month of receiving the gifts.  (Took a bit longer to get them mailed, but oh well.)  It took me longer to handle all the new-baby gifts, but Beauty is currently … Continue reading

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