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  • 11 ways my baby is exactly like Donald Trump

    Image credit: DodgertonSkillhause | morguefile For those of you who are still unaware, I’m Canadian. If this comes as a shock to you … well, you probably haven’t been reading my blog, because if you had, you’d have noticed that I use the letter U with reckless abandon, plus I talk about living in Canada a […]

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  • Filler, mostly

    I’m thinking one post a week might be the best I can hope for at the moment. Time keeps getting away from me and although I’ve been trying to write as much as I can, there’s just so much going on and I want to be present for all of it. Also, yesterday was Justin’s […]

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  • The White House tantrum kid gives us the perfect reason not to care why the baby is crying

    New parents have it rough sometimes. Babies cry — a lot. I’ve often found myself thinking it’d be so much easier if the small one could just tell me why she’s upset. Then I could fix the problem and everything would be wonderful, right? Wrong. Journalist Laura Moser, whose daughter Claudia you might remember from the hilarious viral photo of […]

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  • The no-sleep cry solution

    When the small one was born, the hospital sent us home with a whack of information: pamphlets on everything from breastfeeding, to post-partum exercise, to lists of mum and baby drop-ins across our region. They even gave us a DVD: the “purple crying video”, which they emphasized we should watch right away. We were excited, thinking it’d […]