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    Kid Things To Keep Them Busy- School Vacation edition

    So if you live in the Northeast, you were more than likely on school vacation this week or will be on Spring Break next month! Well as a former teacher (then, sans kids) I can tell you I could NOT WAIT for vacations. It was a way to recharge my battery and get refreshed for the next few months until another vacation which was to do the same. Well now as a parent (stay at home mom) my kids are too little for school so it’s like school vacation every.single.day. And let me tell you, here during the long winter, my 2.5 year old and myself are having some major…

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    Terrible Two’s….. Or Just a Strong Willed Child…. Or *gasp* BOTH!

    Well I’ve found one thing that my Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Education had not prepared me for… the reality that your cute, chubby, snuggly little baby boy would turn into quite the different child once he hit that 2 year old mark. It wasn’t exactly like a switch on his 2nd birthday but I do remember the moment I realized we were dealing with something that would challenge us as parents. There is no amount of book knowledge you can read that can prepare yourself for what you are going to go through. I’ve wondered if it is more of a ‘boy’ thing because I’ve talked to a few…