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Diaper Changer, World Changer

“Maaaaamaa! Can you help me?” “Mama, I’m hungry.” “Mama? I hold you??” “Mama! Maaaaama. Mama?” Some days I feel like I’m drowning in the “Mamas”. Mama, the diaper changer. Mama, the orange juice pourer. Mama, the crumb cleaner. Mama, the homework checker. And some days, I wonder just what those little tasks really add up […]

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The Other Side of the Camera

I felt the knot in my throat grow as I choked it down and held back tears, tears of exhaustion, of long sleepless nights, of tantrums, of self-doubt. Below me I watched my one-year-old daughter play with a book, studying each page, muttering sounds as if reading. Books are her favorite. This afternoon though, I […]

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My Two Year Old Had SIX Cavities!

You follow proper dental health procedures, you brush your child’s teeth twice a day, skip the sugar infested treats, and keep up with their dental appointments. You think, “there’s NO WAY they could have cavities.” Well, I was right there with you, right up until my two and a half year old was diagnosed with […]

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