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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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waiting for baby #2

Waiting For Baby #2

“So, do you have all of your ducks in a row?” asked my sweet OBGYN at my last appointment. “Uh…NO” I deadpanned. She laughed. I freaked out internally. My husband and I are expecting our second boy in just a couple of weeks and I do not feel ready AT ALL. I’m ready in the […]

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