As we get closer to age 4 for ETC, doing things as a family is getting more and more fun. Their attention spans are growing (sometimes), their interests are more firm, and they understand so much more.
We live and die by routines around here, but there is nothing routine about our family entertainment experiences. Rob [...]
The triplet mamas who have gone before me (twin mamas, too!), told me it would happened. I knew it would eventually, but eventually seemed like a lifetime away.
Eventually is here. Finally.
“Are they triplets?”
We get asked that frequently when out in public – not nearly as frequently now that ETC walk most places [...]
I was out shopping with ETC recently, and we were following a woman walking with the help of a crutch.
“What’s that, Mommy?”
I’ve watched a lot of parents hush such questions, embarrassed that their young kids are pointing out someone’s physical difference.
I’ve never seen anyone shoot curious kids dirty looks, but I’ve definitely [...]
Rob and I love documentaries. I mean, who doesn’t? It’s the original Reality TV. I’m still pining after the full set of Planet Earth discs. I’ll own them someday, I’m sure.
Kids are natural learners, so I’ve had my sights set on a few documentaries on Netflix (God bless being able to avoid the who-gets-to-load-the-DVD [...]
Capturing Hopes is a charitable organization based in North Carolina that provides free, professional NICU photography. They started in a small area and are working to expand across the United States (Perhaps the world?)
When asked, my first piece of NICU-related advice is to find a professional photographer who will come in to document some [...]