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Tag Archives // Baby Ben

I Survived A High Needs Baby And So Can You

September 11, 2016 // Birth & Breastfeeding, Parenting // 4 Comments

Trust me, you know if you have a high needs fussy baby. Those kind of babies make themselves very obvious and there’s no wondering on the topic. That being said, you might have a high needs baby if: You constantly […]

Apartment Baby Turns 7!

September 19, 2015 // Parenting // One Comment

The other week the original Apartment Baby, the whole inspiration behind the start to this blog, turned 7. Not only did he have a birthday but he also went back to school the very same day and for him that […]

The Tale Of The Tooth

September 11, 2014 // Parenting // No Comments

Most parents will agree that teething and babies is dicey business and I have yet to meet a parent that says, ‘I loved the teething stage!’.  Pushing teeth up and through the gums is an annoyingly slow process and a […]

Bringing home baby

September 8, 2014 // Parenting // One Comment

Today my boy turns a glorious 6 and he is so proud that now he has to show two hands to show his new number. In honour of this special occasion, I’m reposting an oldie but a goodie from back […]

The 5 Year Plan

September 9, 2013 // Parenting // No Comments

There is nothing like watching a child grow up to really show you how much time has passed by. When people talk about their personal 5 year plan I don’t actually have one. However, I can say that I do […]

This Is The Way

September 4, 2013 // Parenting, Vancouver // No Comments

Along with many other kids out there today, Ben had his first day of school and is enrolled for full day kindergarten. The two of us had plans to have a nice walk together while Josie stayed at home with […]

The Big And The Little

March 9, 2013 // Parenting // No Comments

When I’m working during the week we have a really great nanny that takes care of the kids at our home. Every time she is with them she raves about how well Ben takes care of Josie and how much […]

A Dinosaur Birthday Cake For Benjamin

September 9, 2012 // Parenting, Vancouver // No Comments

Today Ben turned 4 and we celebrated with a picnic in the park over on Granville Island. He had picked out the theme, dinosaurs, and put his order in for what type of cake he wanted (chocolate, vanilla with strawberries […]

It’s A Milestone, Baby!

May 3, 2012 // Uncategorized // No Comments

It seems that once you get into the third month of babyhood things start to pick up and change. Baby starts to have longer awake periods and is looking around and being interested in what is happening. So, you start […]

Becoming Big Brother Benji

March 25, 2012 // Uncategorized // No Comments

People are always asking me, ‘how is Ben adjusting to the baby’? It was something I was curious about when I was sitting at home with a big belly while Ben played next to me. When I was sitting on […]