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Today I took my kids on a mini road trip to the strip mall about an hour away. We had lunch and got a few things they needed and a special treat each. On the drive home the sun was getting lower in the sky and the voices of two dear friends singing “It Is […]

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Last night my husband was working late and I had just finished tucking the last little one into bed. I came downstairs and began to tidy up the dinner dishes, then walked into the living room where our dog was curled up in her bed dreaming about chasing squirrels or birds or deer. The house […]

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A couple summers ago my parents took the kids for the whole weekend so John and I could catch up on some much needed sleep, enjoy a few dates, and just have some much needed alone time. Saturday was rainy and slow so we decided to hit up our local antique mall to browse at […]

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I still remember the day my friend Sarah asked me, timidly, if I would like to have her breastmilk for my daughter. Her expressions, body language, and voice all told me that this was something she had thought about for a long time and that it was a big brave thing for her to ask […]

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The beginning of May is filled with pastel hallmark cards lining the aisle at the super market and beautiful flower arrangements and corsages greet customers as they walk through the automatic sliding doors. Commercials urge us to remember the mothers this month through a variety of scenes – both hilarious and tear inducing. It all paints a heartwarming, sentimental, and […]

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I’m so proud of all the unique and beautiful things the women in my life bring to this world. I am grateful for strong role models and mentors who push me just outside my comfort zone to the place where growth happens. And I adore that I get the opportunity and honor of raising a […]

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