#185 – When You Think It’s 11, but It’s 8:30am

Laura recaps a recent parent-teacher conference, and finally gets to the bottom of a story Charlie has been telling. We talk about our sons’ kindergarten readiness and worries about varied things that may indicate they aren’t ready, and whether that matters. Caitlin still dealing with her 21 month old’s early morning wake times.

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#184 – Powering Through



Caitlin is so busy her eye is twitching. We recap our Halloweens, and surprisingly, we don’t have much to complain about there. Caitlin shares some sad news, and Laura laments how hard it is to do meaningful activities with a four-year-old when you have a two-year-old bulldozer in tow.

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#183 – Plant Mom



Laura has found herself with a milk addict, and Caitlin offers her experience with dealing with this particular obsession. Caitlin talks about a few blessed child-free days she got, and she got a preview of what being a divorced dad might be like. She also gives an update on Joe’s sleep or lack thereof.

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#182 – Nightly Sojourn



Laura recaps Tommy’s birthday, in which the struggle was real for Charlie. David goes on a nighttime adventure. Caitlin gives some family photo session tips, as Laura prepares for her family’s session with Caitlin (Caitlin K Photography if you’re in the tristate area!). Caitlin is here to remind you again: DO NOT BUY HALLOWEEN CANDY EARLY NEXT YEAR.

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#181 – Climbing and Aging



Caitlin recounts a solo parenting weekend away and dealing with a crib jumper in the process. We both talk about real old lady shit and complain about aches and pains. Laura makes a surprise pronouncement about flying. Since it’s still decorative gourd season, we talk about some parenting fails around pumpkins. Keep Reading

#179 – It’s Decorative Gourd Season



Laura recaps her visit to the Zoo’s dinosaur exhibit and how fun but also tiring that is. We continue the talk of doing things our kids may find fun but we find are also tiring when Caitlin talks a little bit about her visit to the farm for apple picking. She mostly, however, just works to keep Joe off of her furniture during the episode.  Enjoy hearing us chasing him around!

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#178 – One is silver and the other’s gold



Things have settled down around here a bit. Laura plans to spend some special time with Charlie. Caitlin is feeling a bit stressed about childcare logistics and sad about old friendships that may be fading. Laura makes a small, obvious change to her laundry routine that changes her life.

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#177 – Excitement, Not in a Good Way



Laura talks about her relentless week of parenting, including a very stressful incident involving fire trucks. Caitlin recounts an unexpected encounter that David had with an insect. Our #gotthismoments are, let’s face it, really just about keeping these maniacs alive.

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#176 – We’re Back..AGAIN!



Things are a bit noisy on this old school, in-person, toddlers in the background version of Hey Mama! Charlie is having a rocky transition back to preschool. But the good news? We ran a 5k! Although we’re quick to point out that our kids even manage to ruin that.

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