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Confessions of a Homeschool Mom

They say confession is good for the soul, so let’s just get on with it. First, I am not a “homeschool mom” in the way in which you’re thinking. Rather, I am a mom (a new one at that) and I was homeschooled. The title still fits, so I went with it.  Moving on….  Second, […]

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#MomFail

Mom Fails. They’re a real thing.  Prior to having children, I thought mom fails were cute little “snafus” a mom might make, but on no scale would ever be considered an actual parent fail for which they might be scathingly judged for.  And then, I had children. And I failed. And I realized how wrong I […]

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The Grace Year

October 9, 2016 Dear Journal, It is finally quiet. The twins are napping and though there’s about 63 higher priority items I need to be completing in my race against the clock before the twins are off and running again, I simply choose to sit. Because, I’m tired. As my husband sits in the hospital […]

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Dear 2017

Dear 2017, It’s nice to meet you. I’m glad you’ve put in an application to fill the new year position. Are you ready? As a part of the interview process, lets pause and discuss your predecessor. I firmly believe the only way you’ll know how to live up to and exceed my expectations is if […]

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Mom, Thank You for Your Service

I have a fantastic pediatrician. No, really. I do. I challenge you to think of all the things you’d want in a pediatrician and I would wager he meets your top 10 criterion. Do you want a pediatrician whose office will get you in same day? Check. Do you want a doctor who somehow, unbelievably, […]

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