Finding a Pediatric Dentist

Finding a Pediatric Dentist

With a little one who is cutting molars, we have recently started discussing how to choose a pediatric dentist for Baby Wagon, and how to go about introducing her to proper dental care. We have her brush her teeth on a pretty regular basis, although I will admit to having a hard time corralling her long enough to do it properly. Usually, I brush for her for as long as she will let me, about 20 seconds, then she grabs the brush to chew on for a bit. The pediatrician has given the OK on this practice, but I still want to have her brushing regularly before we go see a dentist.

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It’s Self CARE, Not SelfISH- But That’s OK Too

It’s Self CARE, Not SelfISH- But That’s OK Too

We love being parents. Period.

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I mean… How could we not love that face?

 

That isn’t, however, to say that every once in a while we don’t want to take a break and be on our own, or go out with our wonderful friends, sans child.

And that’s OK. It doesn’t make me or Cris any less of a parent to say “I need a break for a bit”. Continue reading “It’s Self CARE, Not SelfISH- But That’s OK Too”

Halos Chocolate Mandarins

Halos Chocolate Mandarins

Years ago, before Cris and I were married, we went to a Christmas party at a close friends parents home. The BIG THING that year was the chocolate fountain set up in their kitchen, with a huge array of “dippables” surrounding it. Everything from bacon to marshmallows to various fruits and potato chips, and being the adventurous riffraff we are, we decided to add cheese cubes and ham, and if I am remembering correctly, even some baloney, on the theory that chocolate makes everything better.

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