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Mom friends

The Kind of Mom Friend I Want

I know, I know. Everyone wants a mom friend that doesn’t judge them if they wear sweatpants to the playground. Who wants to drink wine during a play date. Who doesn’t care if your house is a mess. All of those qualities are great! I want those things in a mom friend too. But I […]

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Strong like mom

Strong Like Mom

When I decided I was ready to have kids, I thought I knew all that I was in for. Nights with little sleep, shirts covered in baby puke, rushed dinners, and a constant mess of toys in the living room. Now that I’m a mom of a baby and a toddler, those predictions became my […]

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christmas in the south

Christmas In The South

As a Northerner, the holiday season that I experienced in Minnesota is pretty different from the holiday season that my children will experience living in South Carolina. As a kid in Minnesota, Christmas morning usually meant waking up to beautiful, fluffy snow covering our yard. I’d stand over the heat register to feel the warm […]

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