‘Double Firsting’

This post is overdue: First Christmas 2012 The festivities began… waiting for Santa: McKinley waiting to see Santa.  The classic first photo with Santa. Everybody has one right?  Every Christmas Eve we drive out to the farm to spend time with my Hubby’s dad’s side of the family.  We typically attend the family pizza party…

Teething Mess!

McKinley loves her teething cookies… But talk about a total cute Mess… ~The chance for change is infinite~ Georgia

Cruise for a Bruise

“How big is McKinley?….Soooo Big!” “McKinley, wave hello!” “McKinley can you point to Mama’s nose?” It feels like we are showing off our children, like dogs, with all their tricks they can do.  Ohhh the joys of learning and teaching behavior.  Thanks Pavlov  and Skinner for being informative. My little miss McKinley is crusin’ now.  That’s the…

Two front teeth for Xmas?

Okay, who invented baby-bibs?  You’re my hero.  I’ve never seen so much drool in my life.  Not even from a dog!  I could probably capture at least 2 cups of drool per day. Parents and parenting books all say the same crap.  Drooling is the sign of teething babies.  According to that, McKinley has been “teething”…

20 Seconds of Courage

I’ve learned one of the harder, but more rewarding things to do is: Take a Stand. Standing up for what you believe in, or for a person you love– takes a single moment of courage and strength. And, once you take that stand the world around you changes. But, standing up is not easy. McKinley…