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Yesterday morning, I was getting our daughter up for the day and ready for church. My husband was on his way home from the gym. I grabbed a cute little outfit for Hannah and started changing her extremely wet diaper. As I opened it up, I saw red. Bright red. Immediately, I knew that something… Continue reading

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Toddlers are SO Embarrassing, but are SO Worth It!

I left the library today with sweat rolling off of me. I juggled a squirmy toddler and a bag of books, while trying to avoid rain puddles and utter embarrassment. We made a trip to the library today, and what I thought would be a fun experience was not. The play area was overly crowded… Continue reading Toddlers are SO Embarrassing, but are SO Worth It!

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Celebrate the Small Victories

Tonight, we had tacos for dinner. It's the second week in a row that we have actually done Taco Tuesday. And, tonight, my almost 2-year-old tried the refried beans and guacamole, and spinach! She might have scooped her chips in both for awhile, she might have barely licked said chips, and she might have made… Continue reading Celebrate the Small Victories

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The Itinerary of Parenthood

This morning I woke up and was ready to go back to sleep. I had a migraine that lingered over my right eye all day, and this morning, made it hard for that eye to focus. But, I'm a mom, so going back to bed was out of the question. Photo by Pixabay on… Continue reading The Itinerary of Parenthood

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How to Stay Sane on Sick Days

Don't you just hate when things don't go as planned? That's how my week started off. I had big plans to get the house cleaned and organized (exciting, I know), but...a lovely virus hit our household. So, instead of cleaning, I've cuddled. I can assure you though, there are no complaints. I've been trying to… Continue reading How to Stay Sane on Sick Days