She Surprises Me

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That sweet child of mine surprised me last night. The way she views and is learning about the world is amazing to me. I love to watch her learn and see how her mind works. Last night we were talking about girls and boys. She got excited and said “What if two dads got married?” […]

Things I Loved This Week: September 27

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On Monday, a new website launched in Milwaukee called MKE Moms Blog. This website is a collaboration of a group of Milwaukee based mom’s who are passionate about Milwaukee and the moms who live here. I’m on the contributor team!! Go take a read, there will be information about Milwaukee events, what’s going on in […]

First Day of First Grade!

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Six turns into first grade around here. In yesterday’s post, she told me she was closing the bedroom door because she wanted to have privacy and be a grown up this year. Day one and that’s out the window. She said she’d try next year. I wish I could quit adulting as quickly as that! […]

Things About Six and The End of Summer

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There are a few things I’ve noticed about Little Miss Six… Seemingly overnight, she has started shutting the bathroom door to go potty and shutting her bedroom door to change clothes and get ready. She also takes time to do her hair and check her outfit, accessorizing as necessary. She has started talking. I mean, […]

And Then You Were Six

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All of a sudden, you are six. I’m not quite sure how we got here so quickly but here we are. You are more than one hand old. Six fingers. Six years. You are fun and kind. You love to see how things work. You bloom slowly in the morning with the help of juice […]