Baby G and XXXXY Syndrome: The Terrible Two’s

Posted February 16, 2017 by Niagara Mommy in Baby G and XXXXY Syndrome / 2 Comments

I knew it was inevitable. This isn’t my first time with a toddler. It’s just a part of Baby G’s growing up process, but it’s starting: the terrible two’s. If I say the word “no”, I might as well be torturing him. If I hold him in my arms to indicate a behaviour is not acceptable, he starts pinching me to let go. Such is toddler-dom. You know what I say? Bring it, Baby G. I’m ready for you. Even though XXXXY Syndrome is something I’ve never dealt with before, I’ve done the terrible two’s and I’ll do them again. But first, an update:

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Posted February 7, 2017 by Niagara Mommy in Uncategorized / 4 Comments

Hi Everyone:

As you might know, I’ve recently taken the plunge, moving Niagara Mommy from to Well, so far, the site looks pretty much the same, and it’s only going to get better. But in order for that to happen, I’m wondering if I might ask a teeny weeny favour of you. For me to know exactly who I’m writing for, (’cause on my end, it’s a total mystery), I need to know a bit more about you, my amazing and tremendously awesome reader! Don’t worry, it’s nothing creepy, but it will help me hone in on exactly who those page views represent. That means posts that actually matter to you, and not just general randomness that pops through my head.

If you’re up for it, I’d be so grateful. Click that link below there, answer those six questions and submit. Thanks so much, and as usual, thanks for reading Niagara Mommy.

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Parents: Why We’re Trading in Our Valentines

Posted February 2, 2017 by Niagara Mommy in Mommy Stuff / 2 Comments

Have you ever noticed that after you become a parent, Valentine’s Day just doesn’t do it for you anymore? The flowers, the chocolate, the stuffed animals (like we don’t have enough of those around here)…Valentine’s Day just loses all of its relevance when you have kids.

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