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    Blended Family

    Stepmommy Judging

    For some people, hearing the word stepmom makes them cringe. I don’t know why this happens. Some people blame it on Disney, some people say it’s from “personal experience,” some insinuate it’s because of…

    January 18, 2018
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    Advice Parenting

    It’s OK to Make Mistakes

    When we first decided to start a family, I was sure my husband and I would make the most epic parents.  Overconfident?  Maybe just a little.  I did, after all, have my BA in…

    January 16, 2018
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    Advice

    The Good Doctor

    The summer before my freshman year of high school, I got a bug bite that almost resulted in brain damage. I know…it sounds insane…but if something like that can happen, odds are it will…

    January 3, 2018
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    Working Mom

    New Year, Who Dis?

    I’ve spent my career building brand messages. So much of my process is a like a deep dive, an excavation to find real meaning. This meaning then translates to vision focus and clarity that…

    January 2, 2018
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    Food

    Bomb Ass Brownies

    Sweet potato and black bean brownies with Avocado Icing: Makes 12 Servings Sneaking as many health foods into this veggie based fudge brownie recipe.  On top of being gluten-free, the icing is primarily mashed…

    December 27, 2017
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    Advice

    Trips Are For Kids

    I think you know the difference between a trip and a vacation but, in case you don’t, I’ll make the math real simple: Trip = WHOLE family travels to make memories and raise cultured…

    December 22, 2017
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    Advice

    Tips For A Chill Holiday Season

    I love me some Christmas. It’s the one holiday I feel all sorts of magical nostalgia. One song, one wiff of a live pine tree, one sip of a cup of hot chocolate shoots…

    December 18, 2017
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    Blended Family

    Blended Families & The Holiday Season

    “It’s the most wonderful of the year…” Oh, the holidays. The time of year when your stress meter spikes into “I’m going to lose my shit at any minute” level. It doesn’t have to…

    December 14, 2017