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Being Gracious

I made it, you guys, I made it. I traveled about 23 hours with my two kids on three airplanes across the globe. And we all survived. I don’t want to bore you with all my details of my flight but there were a few that got me thinking. On [...]

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Attitude Issues

Don’t let these pictures fool you. They are what my memories of our trip to Yosemite are going to be. I really don’t want to remember the struggle it was/has been lately with this dude. I don’t know if it’s his age — he’s 6 — or what, but he’s [...]

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Does it matter?

So I don’t know what to think. George Zimmerman has been found not guilty. I don’t write a lot about news events and these types of things, but this one hits a little close to home. See, I have two black babies. And everything in me wants to think this [...]

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Parenting & Potty Training

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and GoodNites, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #BetterNights So last week I shared in a little video some insight, or just some general thoughts, on the ever elusive idea of balance [...]

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Mommy Me Time

Being a mom is hard, isn’t it? I never really dreamed about being a mom when I was younger. So for me, it’s been a tough adjustment finding the ever elusive balance between doing everything for your kids & finding some ‘me time.’ Thankfully, I have a pretty awesome husband [...]

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On being a mom

When I was young I never dreamed of getting married. I never had a checklist of qualities I wanted in a guy. I never imagined my wedding, the colors, or where it would be. Before I was a mother, I didn’t think about having kids. I didn’t pick baby names [...]

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