Tag Archives: parenting

Y is for Yes: DO Catch Your Kids On Video

Welcome to Risky Baby Business here at More Cowbell. We talk about moms and babies every Saturday over here, particularly those of the high-risk variety. If you want to catch up on the previous posts in this series, click here. … Continue reading

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5 Important Things I Learned Teaching Autistic Kids

My first job out of college was as an autism specialist for the Judevine Center for Autism, based in St. Louis. It was like learning a strange language in a strange land. Autistic minds don’t work the same way as “regular” minds, … Continue reading

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10 Creative Ways To Express Your “Inner F-Bomb”

Welcome to Thoughty Thursday here at More Cowbell! This is the day y’all get an open window into the twisty tunnels of trivial things that litter my brain. Today’s topic (in case you hadn’t guessed) is swearing. Baby Girl is close enough to speech that … Continue reading

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When Your Baby Scares The Stuffing Out Of You

Welcome to Risky Baby Business, our Saturday series where we talk about pregnancy, paricularly those on the high risk side, and taking care of those new sweet babies. Last week we talked about my stark fear at bringing Baby Girl home … Continue reading

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Holy Mother of God! That Baby Is Going Home With ME??

Welcome to Risky Baby Business! Saturdays are ALWAYS about pregnancy and babies, here at More Cowbell, particularly those on the high-risk side. For a list of previous Risky Baby Business posts, click here. Since several of our readers are in … Continue reading

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The Most Important Thing To Know About Getting Pregnant

Welcome to Risky Baby Business! In an earlier post, we talked about how high-risk pregnancy offers different mental challenges than a normal pregnancy. Last week we discussed the most important thing to know if you are pregnant. This week, we’re going … Continue reading

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The Most Important Thing To Know About Pregnancy

Welcome to Risky Baby Business! As of last week, the topic here at More Cowbell each Saturday will be BABIES. Having a baby was some serious risky business for me. Though I wouldn’t change anything because I did get a … Continue reading

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Combat Computing: Beware of Kids and Pets!

Those of you with toddlers or pets know my pain. I’m not talking about the pain of 10 hours of Elmo each week…I kinda like the little red guy. Nor am I addressing the pain of watching Finding Nemo for … Continue reading

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Blog Love for the Day: Pimp or Promote!

Whether it’s the highs and lows of dating or relationship humor, Friday is always about love here at More Cowbell. Whatever form that takes… THIS Friday it’s about love and appreciation from me to you. I’m taking a page out … Continue reading

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The Life List Club – Why Are Goals So Hard?

This post will be its own page on the blog by the end of this week, which is a tremendously big deal here at More Cowbell. We don’t just add in pages willy-nilly up there on that navigation bar under the the … Continue reading

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