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Revisiting Rebecca’s birth: or thank God I have grown as a mother

Rebecca turns 8 today.  HOLY CRAP!  Rebecca turns 8. It may come as a surprise to you (most likely not)  That I was scared shitless to become a mom.  I apologize for my language, but there is no other way … Continue reading

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Hey You, Wanna Fight?

One of my favorite kids books is The Grouchy Ladybug  by Eric Carle.  It fits my mood most days, a burly prickly ladybug who wants to fight everyone she meets. The kids like it to.  They think it is hilarious … Continue reading

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The Challenge is This

I have been reading a blog called The Orange Rhino Challenge.  It is a blog by a mom who realized one day she was yelling at her kids way too much, so she challenged herself to go one full year … Continue reading

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Letter to My Younger Self

The following letter was inspired by this post on Orange Rhino Challenge.  I think this mother’s day, we should all take a moment to remember how far we have come as mothers and that maybe we don’t need to take … Continue reading

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