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Minivan Moms vs. SUV Moms

Dear Minivan,  I’m sorry I hated you before. I SWORE I would never get you. SWORE. I’m too cool for a minivan…why do I need one??? I’m an SUV mom. I don’t need one. What ARE the minivan perks, anyway? Reality check: I need a minivan. I was like every mom (and dad) out there; […]

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When Things Don’t Go As Planned

It was the first meal I was hosting at my new home. We had moved two weeks before and things were still a little messy. Boxes still needing to be unpacked, renovation projects still in progress, but I was embracing life and the mess and wanting to open the doors to the outside world! This […]

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Dear Preemie Baby, You Are My Super Hero

In my eyes it is no coincidence that both Thanksgiving and Prematurity Awareness Month fall within the same month.  The battle of prematurity is one that my family knows all too well. In fact, our family has fought this battle with all five of our children. But contrary to what most people think, my husband […]

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Promoting a Healthy Lifestyle at Home

September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, and with that in mind, I wanted to share a few tips on how to promote a healthy lifestyle at home. It’s never too late to start practicing healthy food and exercise choices, and hopefully we can break the cycle of obesity in our communities. According to the […]

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