The Blog

One little appointment

I'm sure you've heard it or seen the memes floating around on Facebook, although I haven't seen as many this year... Its Breast Cancer Awareness...

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What do you get from a pumpkin?

What do you get from a pumpkin? If you ask my boys, they'll say 'pumpkin seeds!' If you ask the boy next door he says, 'a Jack-o-lantern!' What if...

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Want to get away?

Have you ever dreamed of getting away from it all? Of having the time to pamper yourself a little and be a better mom as a result? Well, guess what?...

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Back to School Empty

After an especially emotional morning, I find myself sitting here trying to get back into sharing with you fun new ideas after having taken our...

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Lessons learned berry picking

I remember Gramma putting on her apron and asking us to go with her. It was a sweltering hot summer day, and we slowly walked along the edge of the...

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(Adult) Peer Pressure

The Peer Pressure Scenario The moms have been wearing tank tops and work out shorts with their cute little shades and looking all 'in' when dropping...

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Rocking to sleep

He is warm in my arms, head cradled against my bicep as if he'd be looking at my cheek if his eyes were open like when he was a baby. Cuddled with...

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What I tell myself

  "One way to open your eyes is to ask yourself, "What if I had never seen this before? What if I knew I would never see it again?" ~ Rachel...

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