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Just a Minute Ago

Just a Minute Ago

  Just a minute ago, she would sing all the music that we liked in the car. A split second ago, he needed to know where I was, even when I was in the same room. I have been sad about it lately. The world turns and turns, but secretly, I was hoping that time […]

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Save the Worst for Mom

You know the drill– you have been texting your baby sitter throughout date night asking how your little devils oops I mean lovely children are doing. “They are angels!” she gushes. You shrug and check back a couple more times. “They are playing together so nicely!” Hmmmmm, ok?   Fast forward a couple hours later […]

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Positive Discipline

  “Because I said so!” “Keep crying and I’ll give you something to cry about!” Many of us heard these rants countless times throughout our childhood and adolescence. Coupled with such tirades was the discipline structure of punishment and rewards. As the mother of a 3 year old and 1 year old, it didn’t take […]

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How To Tolerate Your Toddler

Here we are in the beginning of the toddler years where we are learning how to parent between the temper tantrums, attitude problems, and everything in between. Our son is an independent, stubborn two year old. His new found toddler attitude is coming out in full force. With all this attitude it makes life a little […]

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A House Call For My Sick Child? Yes, Please!

Pittsburgh Moms Blog has partnered with MyHouseCall for this project, but as always the opinions are all our own.You heard that right. A new app called MyHouseCall is bringing back the good old days of personal house calls done by certified medical providers in your area! Best of all, it is very affordable! MyHouseCall provides personal care to […]

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It’s Just a Phase

My two year old is obsessed with washing her hands. It’s a huge ritual for her. She pushes over a chair to the sink, stands on her tippy toes, and turns on the water- hot first, then cold. She splashes gleefully and gets soaked. She strips all her clothes off because they are wet. Then […]

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