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FireRainChild Dive down, drink deep, you will remember how to breathe

be a good mother (read all 6 entries…)
Funny Runny Snot Babies

What a weekend…

Juniper has developed a new hobby. Sticking things up her nose. Friday she sneezed out a Cheerio. Saturday I pulled out three wads of paper out of her right nostril. She then got one so far up there and stuck that I couldn’t get it out. She went to bed with it up her nose. My husband said to wait and see if it would come out on it’s own. It did, the next day, she sneezed it out on the way up to my parents house for Sunday dinner. BUT by that time she had manged to stick a BIG wad of paper or something up her left one. Grandma was nice enough to run us down to the clinic where three people had to wrap and hold Juniper while they pulled it out of her nose. Sam was quite distressed by it all so Grandma “Ba Ba” took her out to the waiting room.

then…

Today. Yesterday we made sure to vacuum up the floors and throw away anything that was small enough to be stuck up places. But Juniper during her nap got into the closet and found Joshua’s old shoes. She some how ripped into them and had stuck pieces of foam up her nose. I was able to get it out the 3 times that she did it. 3 times. 3 times. THREE times

We took them to the doctors office again, this time their doctor, cause of Juniper and also because Samantha has had a fever since yesterday. We where thinking that maybe Juniper had a sinus infection. Turns out she doesn’t… We thought maybe, we where trying to figure out why in the world she keeps doing this. Does pulling stuff up you nose make you feel better? But yeah, the Juni is fine. Sam is the sickie, she still has a fever, runny nose, and is a bit grumpy but she’ll be ok. Poor bugs.

Juni’s been acting like a monster… Crying when I try to dress her. Crying when I change her. Crying when I leave the room. Crying when I put her to bed. Crying because she doesn’t want her cup, but then starts to cry when she doesn’t get to have her sisters.

Me and my husband have been stressssssssssssed and at our wit’s end. I am trying to be a good mother, really I am but sometimes I feel that adoption would be awesome. Just call and let me know how my girls are once a week. I’ll take them weekends.

I just have to keep on saying I love them I love them I love them I LOVE THEM. I LOVE THEM.



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dragonfly35 is @dragonfly35 on PopClogs.

Awww

that stuff is tough. Sorry to hear it’s been stressing you out! Know that you’re a good mom… being a good mom doesn’t mean being inhumanly cheerful under impossible circumstances. Hope you can get a short break some time to re-set a little bit. (((hugs))))

FireRainChild Dive down, drink deep, you will remember how to breathe

She did it again... yesterday

and two times today…...

Oy… who’s idea was this parent thing?

I may talk my husband into letting me go out tomorrow. I think I need movie therapy.

dragonfly35 is @dragonfly35 on PopClogs.

Yeah, movies!

And a little time to be yourself again. Hope you get it! (((FRC)))

FireRainChild Dive down, drink deep, you will remember how to breathe

Again today...

both nostrils.

Anyone want a slightly used toddler?

dragonfly35 is @dragonfly35 on PopClogs.

Too bad

you can’t just leave the stuff in there… eventually she couldn’t fit any more in. :) Why oh why would she do that?! Ugh. If I could, I’d at least babysit so you could have a break!

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FireRainChild Dive down, drink deep, you will remember how to breathe

Yep that's my Juni and my Sam

I’ve been involved with Early childhood/human development my whole adult life. So I know all about the stages… theories… etc. They are also going through a bitting thing, but I know it’s developmental so I’m not stressing too much about it. Juniper just wears long sleeves a lot because it looks like we beat her with all the bruising from her sister’s bites. Oy… it’s one thing to have children… it’s a whole other monster having twins.

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FireRainChild Dive down, drink deep, you will remember how to breathe

: )

I love twins!

dragonfly35 is @dragonfly35 on PopClogs.

Yep!

I did. Probably going to get two girls, one with airplane food stuffed up both nostrils, arriving on my doorstep tomorrow…

FireRainChild Dive down, drink deep, you will remember how to breathe

And the other

chewing on her sister

nicolasc has left the building. 43T and the friends I made will always be special to me.

Seriously?

Identical or fraternal?

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SG

?

Really? I didn’t know you are a twin! Have you written about it before? Hook me up with the link if you have…would be really interesting to read about, hg! :)

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FireRainChild Dive down, drink deep, you will remember how to breathe

My preference too

chewing on crayons won’t give you sinus infections.

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FireRainChild Dive down, drink deep, you will remember how to breathe

LOL

You are not bratty… at all. It’s questions like this that help me remember that I do like being a mom. I love it. I eat up every moment because… they are just so full of life. Their little eyes are so bright and they are so funny, and sweet… just very very much toddlers. I’m happy that I have a place here on 43things to talk about the crazy things that happen with these crazy girls. If I didn’t I really would go mad. I mean it’s everyday that she sticks things up her nose… I think Gandhi should come over and babysit.

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FireRainChild Dive down, drink deep, you will remember how to breathe

at this age?

Yes its normal… kinda. Kids are learning and exploring their bodies at this age. She’s been kinda stuffy so I wonder if she does it to make herself feel better.

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