Mom Guilt

A woman I went to high school with recently shared on Facebook that Life cereal has genetically engineered/bioengineered ingredients in it. The manufacturer doesn’t exactly advertise this on the front of the box, so many an unsuspecting consumer tosses it in their buggy and moves on to the next item on the grocery list. And […]

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Dear Maggie,

I’ve been sitting here staring at this screen for quite some time trying to imagine how I can distill all that I want to say to you into something resembling a letter and not a book. You were my first pride and joy; the one that turned the tide and made my life no longer […]

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Get Your S#!% Together

Good Lord I feel like I’m drowning. Do you ever have one of those days, weeks, months, when you just can’t seem to get your head above water? We had a great trip to the Bahamas last week. We saw some new things and Charli was really regulated and on her best behavior. We even […]

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Parenting Is Not For The Faint of Heart

From the arm chair in my bedroom, I sit looking out of the nearly floor to ceiling windows at the giant snowflakes that are falling from the sky. They join the previously fallen flakes and pieces of ice creating a tranquil wintry scene. I can recall with vivid imagery, similar scenes from my childhood. I […]

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Accepting Change

Twenty twenty-one was a year defined by change for me. My husband and I decided to take advantage of the budding real estate market and sell our house. We needed something a little larger, for only a short three years until our oldest girls move on to college, so we decided to rent. Our first […]

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