Parenting

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The Excitement of “Firsts”

Mini Whipped and I trekked to Drury Lane Theatre in Oakbrook to review the musical Camelot. It was an afternoon we will likely both remember forever. One of th...
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When It Rains It Pours

Stumbled upon this photo from the archives. At first, I wondered if I was dressed up as the Morton Salt girl for Halloween. Nope, just my rainy day get-up circa...
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Introducing…Baby Whipped

On Valentine's Day, Baby Whipped joined the crew and filled our hearts with love. On February 14th, we welcomed Baby Whipped, also known as Juliet Jayne, into ...
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Snow Days

If you watch the news at all, you have heard that we had quite a snow in Chicago last week. Though the prediction was for widespread devastation, luckily the Wh...
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Mini Whipped Turns 1

I am not usually much for posting personal photos on Whipped. I guess I do it when momentous things occur like when I took a break to welcome Mini Whipped, when...
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Mini-Whipped is a Foodie Too!

We were planning to wait to feed solid food to our little Small Fry until after we returned from our trip to Europe. It just seemed to be an extra hassle. But, ...
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Mini Whipped

Three weeks ago, Vivian Marie joined the Whipped household. Two weeks past her due date and after about 40 hours in the hospital, our little procrastinator came...
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The Bun in this Oven

If you have been reading Whipped, you know how much I love to bake. Well, these past 9 months have been the baking project of my life. I tend to write about foo...