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Little white lies...how we teach our children to bend the truth

Children are typically the most honest and innocent people in the world, next to elderly people of course. Although this is true, many young children know exactly when and why to bend the truth. My three year old is usually pretty truthful, but at times she tends to say she didn’t do something that I... Read more »

5 things non-parents need to stop saying to parents...please and thank you

Becoming a parent was the ultimate game changer for me. In three years, I’ve become a person who I never imagined I’d be. I’m much stronger, make better decisions and have less tolerance for B.S than ever before. If you would have told me that being someone’s mother would make me an all-around better person,... Read more »

We've all been fooled, Hello Kitty is not a kitty

We've all been fooled, Hello Kitty is not a kitty
Hello Kitty has been a favorite among girls and women everywhere for the last forty years. I’ve personally purchased many items featuring the extremely loveable character. At the moment, I’m staring at a Hello Kitty Dream Lite on my floor and Go 2 Baby is wearing a Hello Kitty night shirt. I even own a... Read more »
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The Un-Moms Club: Being an unmarried, unsingle mommy

I tend to not get too personal on my blog, but this post has been on my mind for quite a while now.  I figure there has to be some women out her who can relate to me. You see, I’m a part of a group of moms that I’m dubbing, the “Un-Moms.” We are... Read more »

Bad mommy moments, we all have them

Bad mommy moments, we all have them
I’m sure I can’t be the only mom who occasionally has bad mommy moments. Moments when you feel like you must be a terrible mom based on something your child does or says in response to your words or actions. I had one of these moments recently and it really made me feel like crap.... Read more »

The bitter moms who steal Father's Day....

The bitter moms who steal Father's Day....
Here we are in the month of June, where there’s a special day to honor the male parent in our lives who who often receive a lot less credit, and way more bashing than us moms. Now, of course there are a few guys who don’t deserve the title of being a dad simply because... Read more »
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Why Curious George may be a bad influence on my child.. and yours too!

Why Curious George may be a bad influence on my child.. and yours too!
A few months ago, Go-2-baby was Caillou’s biggest fan, something I learned that many other parents disagreed with. After searching the web, I realized that Caillou was/is America’s most hated Cartoon (and he isn’t even American,) go figure. I didn’t mind Caillou, he was a little whiny. stubborn brat, but I know worse kids in... Read more »

5 things I'm learning about the "Terrible Twos"

5 things I'm learning about the "Terrible Twos"
For as long as I can remember, I’ve heard people going on and on about terrible twos, from sharing their own horror stories to telling me how terrible I, or someone else was at that age. Although I’d been around several not so well behaved toddlers, I guess I never really believed the hype. That... Read more »

Are Super Bowl Parties Kid-Friendly?

Are Super Bowl Parties Kid-Friendly?
Sunday, I will be attending a Super Bowl party for the third time since I’ve become a parent. Before 2012, Super Bowl parties were a time for me to drink and party with my friends. I’ve never been really into the game itself, except for that one year when the Bears and The Colts were... Read more »
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No Kids Allowed: Should restaurants and movie theaters be kid free?

I’m about a week or so late on the topic, but it was still fresh on my mind. I’ve heard a lot of chatter about the couple who brought the 8-month old baby to Alinea. I had to do a little more research to get an idea on just how the situation went. I, personally... Read more »