Red, Ripe Strawberry Muffins

Strawberries! It’s strawberry season, and we have lots of them growing in our front yard. When you are so blessed with strawberries… sometimes, well, you get a little sick of them. It’s a fun challenge to think of something to do with them other than freezing them (though that’s good too. In the winter, you’ll […]

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A lighter take on the TIME Magazine Cover: Are You Mom Enough?

I finally extricated myself from my still-nursing 18-month old and wishes-she-were-still-nursing six-year old long enough to write this post! A lot has already been said about this cover. It’s provocative and exploitative¬†on purpose! Just to sell copies! It’s not what breast-feeding a toddler really looks like! Yes, yes, and absolutely yes, but everybody is missing […]

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Pink is for Boys, Blue is for Girls

My little guy already has a lot of pink in his life, thanks to having an older sister. Pink blankets and toys are one thing (well, two, actually), but I hadn’t been daring enough to dress him in any pink clothes until I found these shirts: Tons of stores are selling pink shirts for boys […]

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