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Toddlers

What No One Tells You About Nursing A Toddler

I’ve been nursing my daughter for the last two and a half years. I had a goal to make it until her first birthday, and when that day came and went, we just kind of kept going. There were no more episodes of clogged milk ducts, no more leaking through my shirts and I no […]

Pregnancy

29 Beautiful Name Ideas for Summer Babies

Ah, sweet summertime. Once upon a time, the season brought the scent of tanning oil and feel of the hot sand under your feet. Now it brings always-hungry kids and a line around the block to get an iced coffee. For some of us, it also brings summer babies. Precious little bundles wrapped in muslin […]

Parenting

Hygiene Is Not Negotiable

I’ve been accused of having a touch of OCD when it comes to cleanliness and order, and I don’t deny that I’m an uptight asshole who takes personal hygiene perhaps a bit too seriously. I’ve been known to shower up to three times a day, and yes, I realize that is not normal. There are […]

Food

The Easiest-Ever Chicken Pot Pie Recipe

We love chicken pot pie in our house, but the crust takes too long to make from scratch. So I’ve come up with this super easy chicken pot pie recipe using packaged crescent rolls for the crust. The flakey, buttery rolls taste a lot like homemade crust without the hassle of blending the butter with the flour […]

Under 30 Minutes

12 Easy Appetizers for Summer Parties

There’s’ nothing better than a summer party. The temp is balmy, the yard is manicured, and of course, there’s delicious food to look forward to. But the star of any summer party is an array of easy appetizers.  Who doesn’t love a delicious party appetizer you can enjoy at barbecues, picnics, and impromptu backyard get-togethers? […]