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21 Days to break the thumb sucking habit

  We’re working on breaking a habit at our house this week.  My son, 9 years old, is a thumb sucker. He has slept with a quilt his grandmother (my mother) made and sucked his thumb every single time he has slept since he was 6 months old.  The blanket is now in shreds…seriously it’s a rag…and it smells.  Really.  Really.  Bad.  I wash it as often as I dare, but it’s just not ever going to be ‘clean’ or smell good again....more

A glimpse into my life: Parenting a teen with chronic headaches & migraines

I don’t know about you, but one of the things I love most about reading blogs and being involved in online media period is that feeling of learning from someone else’s experiences and knowing that I’m not alone in dealing with something.  To that end I thought I’d do a little glimpse into my life type series where I share something that I’m dealing with as a parent, or a wife, or a woman and hopefully we can learn from each other’s experiences and, let’s face it, mistakes. ...more