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Yeah, oops on that one, too

Instructions for looking after baby A collection of educational graphics detailing the right way and the wrong way to care for a newborn baby. As I scrolled through this I felt myself going, wait, you mean the vodka was a bad idea? It’s just, the things you do when you haven’t slept in six weeks. [...]

Magnetic dress-up dolls

Ok, so… I know that this is going to infuriate someone’s delicate sense of what is and is not proper, but when the whole family was in San Francisco last September we stopped at the coolest little shop called Stumasa on Frederick Street and I found this adorable dress-up doll set and bought it for [...]

Because he’s afraid of the hair dryer

Warming himself after a terrible, torturous bath where I lathered him in shampoo that smells like watermelon and poured hot water on his head. That was a few days ago and he’s still mad about it.

Silent and gray

Maybe in August when I’m cursing the fact that it’s been over 100 degrees for two months I’ll look back and think, wow, how cute was last winter. But right now it’s not so cute.