Habits of a hot marriage and 36-month-olds: the best in parenting this week
Happy Valentine’s Day. Since today is all about warm & fuzzy, I give to you… no tearjerkers this week, and this poem (you’re welcome):
Roses are red
Violets are blue
When parenting gets crazy,
I head to Bundoo!
1. Honest valentines
You’ll laugh. And then you’ll feel horrible about laughing. Check out this man’s honest valentines to his wife.
2. The epic dry spell (psst sex after baby)
It’s Valentine’s Day. If you’re not feeling up to sex, you’re not alone. And it’s okay.
3. Thank you, Mom
In case you forget why living in your car driving your kids from one activity to the next, kissing boo-boos and pushing them to be their best is worth it, this commercial for the 2014 Olympics is a heartwarming reminder.
4. Habits of a Hot Marriage in the Middle of Motherhood and Monotony
My husband sent me this. I think he’s trying to send me a message… The monotony of everyday parenthood can kill your spark, and these tips aim to help. What better day to start than Valentine’s Day?
Add this to the list of things we swear we’ll never do before we become parents.
6. What we can learn from Mama Cat
When our babies have nightmares, we just want to comfort them. Apparently cats are no different. Prepare to say “Awww.”
7. Letter from a working mother to a SAHM
From mama to mama, there is nothing truer or sweeter than these words.
8. Coolest principal ever cancels school due to ice
No pun intended, but this might be the coolest school cancellation ever.
9. Husky imitates baby
What’s cuter: a baby or a Husky? A Husky imitating a baby.
10. AOL and distressed babies
AOL made the headlines in a controversial way when they cut back retirement plans and blamed it on healthcare costs for “distressed babies.” The parent of one of those distressed babies speaks out. Thought-provoking read.
11. Puppy protects baby from blow dryer
Dog is afraid of the hairdryer and feels the urge to protect his newborn friend.
12. Best Frozen costume award goes to…
This Long Island teen’s Elsa costume is pretty amazing.