I am an expert at this, apparently. By 8:00 this morning, we already had to watch the Sesame Street video on how belly breathing will help tame the little monster inside all of us. I’m not really sure if we watched it for her or for me, though. I have a post up on Scary …

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I’m guest-posting at Scary Mommy today (!) talking about some of the do’s and don’ts of parenting that I have learned (the hard way) over the years. I have only been working at this parenting gig for seven years now so I don’t really know what I’m talking about, but here are some of the …

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  It all started to go wrong while grocery shopping. This was because I decided to let Nora push her own cart and every time I turned around she had put another frozen chicken or other random food item into it. These were things like cartons of plain yogurt (no, thank you), or roasted chestnuts …

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1. Salad. 2. Her Dad pouring her milk for her. 3. Clothes on her baby dolls. Or herself. Clothes in general. 4. Me carrying her blanket down the stairs. Oh wait…now me not carrying her blanket down the stairs. 5. Worms. 6. The song “Titanium.” She is more of a Yonder Mountain String Band kinda …

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