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Author Archive | Elizabeth Connell

ANNUAL PERFORMANCE

Annual Performance Review

It’s hard to believe it’s been almost one year since I completely changed careers. It was the third career change for me in 14 years. I began in sports marketing, jumped to church youth work, and in August of 2015, I set about the task of scaling Mt. Stay-At-Home-Mother. (I’m still climbing.) At my previous […]

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& BE MERRY

Eat, Drink, Be Merry: Park Circle Edition

I moved to Park Circle eight years ago, and I can say with certainty that I still have not tired of the restaurants in this neighborhood. If you’ve never ventured over here…what are you waiting for?!?! Here is a (very abbreviated) cheat sheet of Park Circle restaurants that you should check out. Like, now. (**Warning: […]

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Diggers Slideshow

The Mom’s Guide to Diggers, Dozers, and Rollers

I’m hoping other moms-of-boys will be able to relate to an internal struggle I’ve been having as I attempt to parent my almost-three-year-old son with honesty and integrity. I don’t know the proper names of construction trucks. When my son first began noticing construction sites and pointing to trucks as we passed them on the […]

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Teacher GiftsThat Passthe Test

Teacher Gifts That Pass the Test

Temps are on the rise, and the countdown to the last day of school is heating up, too! In hopes of simplifying your annual sprint-to-the-finish-line, here is a brief list of locally owned businesses that can help you cross those teacher gifts off your “to do” list. Plus, these businesses are owned by women, so…shop local? […]

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