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Life After Premies

We survived. Born two whole months early and just over four pounds, we made it through to the other side of parenting. Now I don’t worry about their fragility. I worry about them jumping on each other’s head, tearing pictures off the wall, and climbing onto anything they set their mind to. Our 32-week premature […]

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Are They Twins?

   Are those twins?! Wow, you have your hands full! If I had twins, I’d send one back!   Double Trouble!   I don’t envy your life!  A friend and I were out shopping one afternoon with my boys when she commented, so you just have the same conversations with strangers all day long.  It seems […]

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Mrs. Joyce’s Mini Irish Soda Bread

Mrs. Joyce's Mini Irish Soda Bread 2018-03-03 18:28:03 Serves 6 A simple Irish Soda Bread anyone can make. Write a review Save Recipe Print Prep Time 18 min Cook Time 12 min Total Time 30 min Prep Time 18 min Cook Time 12 min Total Time 30 min Ingredients 2 cups all purpose flour 1 [...]
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A Good Change

A Good Change After not seeing my Ob (OB/GYN) since my six-week check after the boys were born, it seemed only appropriate that I finally make time for my annual. The boys will be two in February after all. You may have read in an earlier post that we were surprised to find out we […]

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Climbing Anxiety

‘It’s time to gear up for Christmas’, I think to myself the Saturday after Thanksgiving. We had gotten home yesterday after a three day and ten hour round trip visit to my in-laws, and the whole family is exhausted. As I switch off the lights and close the door to the boys’ room, my mind […]

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