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motherhood

  • ml_oktomakemistakes
    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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    Parenting

    The Hard Questions

      At least once a day, I get thrown a curveball by one of my kids… A question I can’t answer, a situation I can’t explain, a fear I can’t quell. In this time…

    January 8, 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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    Second baby

    Surrender vs. Strength

    It’s 5:00 a.m. and I’ve already been up three times since 9:30 p.m. I’ve basically had one continuous day of segmented sleep for 4 months straight and I’ve found there are only two options…

    November 14, 2017
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    Mom Stuff

    Being Ok With The Now

    I was picking Sebastian up from school and ran into a beloved history teacher. He has taught for nearly 50 years and reminds me of Robin William’s character in Dead Poets society. He is…

    November 6, 2017
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    Second baby

    The Hand Me Down Life

    It’s the curse of the second kid isn’t it? They get the shaft in so many ways … attention, gifts, public fanfare, photos. I can’t say I felt guilty about any of it to…

    October 24, 2017
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    Working Mom

    Plans For New Plans

    Sometimes, life doesn’t turn out the way you expect it to. A stay at home mom was not on my vision board and it’s certainly not on my resume. Not that there is anything…

    October 17, 2017
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    Parenting

    Kids Will Be Kids

    I have a confession to make – it doesn’t take a whole lot to ruffle my feathers.  As much as I long to be, I am not the kick your feet up, let you…

    August 16, 2017