Sleeping in the Big Boy Bed

For Christmas, Santa brought Bean his big boy race car bed.  Christmas night was the first night he slept in it and he was so exhausted from the excitement of the day that he fell right asleep.  Chris and I high-fived and congratulated ourselves on raising a well-adjusted and flexible child.  Then we went out of town for a week to visit family.  Then we came back home and realized that maybe the big boy bed wasn’t going to be such a smooth transition after all. Our first night back…

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Santa Stole My Bed!

This year was Bean’s second Christmas and oh, what a difference a year makes!  It was absolutely magical to see Christmas through his eyes.  I know that sounds corny, but there’s just no other way to describe it.  Everything was better because he was here and this year was better than last because he was able to be a part of Christmas and to even understand what was going on a little bit. My favorite part of Christmas this year was giving gifts to Bean.  We don’t buy too many…

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