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Breaking free from the golden handcuffs

Breaking Free from the Golden Handcuffs

We’d had several discussions before, but this one was different. This time he didn’t just listen, he heard me loud and clear. I came home from work that day not just angry, not just shedding a few tears, but literally sobbing, which quickly escalated to a bout of dry heaves and breathlessness. I couldn’t take […]

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Distracted as a mother

Distracted As A Mother

I have probably started typing this blog entry about six or seven times now, and I’m still sitting here staring at a blank page. It’s not that the ideas haven’t been flowing, because they surely have. I think at this point, I have about ten different “topics” that I’ve started to try and formulate into […]

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Steps to Building a Relationship With Your Child’s New Teacher

Steps to Building a Relationship with Your Child’s New Teacher

Back to school time in the Lowcountry is upon us. The excitement of back to school shopping, meeting new school friends, and preparing your child for the rigorous academics for the next grade is in full swing. While school supply shopping and academics are important, keep in mind that building a relationship with your child’s […]

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My breastfeeding journey

My Breastfeeding Journey

In honor of World Breastfeeding Week, I felt compelled to share my journey with breastfeeding. I want to start by saying that whether you never nurse at all, you nurse for one week, six months, or six years, I (nor should anyone else) would never judge you for your decisions. I do, however, think that […]

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Simple Steps to Save Money Shopping

Simple Steps to Save Money Shopping

It’s official…I’ve left my career as a Marketing professional to become a stay-at-home mom and raise our first child! With this decision, there have been moments filled with sighs of relief that we can afford to do this, as well as moments where I obsessively looked at our budget over and over again. Instead of […]

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