January 2011 Archives


and of course, ‘that’s icky’

We keep our feet on the ground. Let’s be gentle with that, please. We need to share, and it’s ______’s turn right now. That’s not for OBaby. Can you show me your indoor voice? Let’s leave that there, please. Ouch! That hurts Mommy! Make good choices. Show me how you do that gently. Can you… Read more »


dude. 600th post.

To commemorate this occasion (that I didn’t even realize was an occasion until I opened this browser to write), I share with you: The sheer genius of my child, reading some Eric Carle to himself at 18 months old. Notice how he associates the words with the pages being open? How he speaks, pauses to… Read more »