Dear Students, I wish I could see all of you right now! It would make me so happy to give each of you a hug and hear all about what you have been up to. I want all of us to be safe and that means we won’t be together for the rest of the […]
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Some mothers enter motherhood through the miracle of pregnancy. Others through the arduous, yet deeply fulfilling, journey of adoption. Still others through the glorious magic of marriage. I entered this hallowed place through transition. I am a transgender mom living just north of Midtown in Oklahoma City. Okay, the only reason I included the superfluous […]
As a teacher, I often get questions from friends about what they can be doing to prepare their child for school. My usual answer is: nothing! Let them play! Children learn through play and rich experiences. But I’ve come to understand that “just play,” doesn’t mean the same thing to everyone. Many of us have […]
I am sure that I’m preaching to the choir when I say motherhood is kinda like a series of trial and error experiments. Sometimes you find things that really work for your family, and other times you stand there scratching your head and wondering where it went wrong. I will also preface this by saying, […]
I see you pulling at your leggings, making sure they’re high enough to hold in that stubborn leftover baby weight. I see you checking the mirror one last time before you leave the house, only to decide to apply just a little more concealer. I see you putting those dressy high heels back on the […]
There are some days that live with you forever. Some of those days are best days of your life – the day you got married or the birth of your child. Days that bring complete and utter happiness that it takes your breath away even years later. Others might be the worst. For my family, […]
We’ve partnered with Oklahoma City Museum of Art to bring you information about their programs that are baby and kid friendly!Hey Mama, did you know we’ve designed programs just for you and your little one at OKCMOA? This summer, come enjoy Tag-Along Tours, Babies at the Museum, and Museum Playdate, while surrounded by beautiful art […]
We are partnering with Lilyfield to bring you awareness of their organization during National Foster Care Month. Please contact them if you have a heart for fostering or adoption!
We have partnered with Oklahoma Shirt Company to bring you a fun gift idea!
I never thought I’d have kids. I didn’t want any. I never spent time picking out the perfect baby names or thinking about what they might look like. I never worried about carrying on any family legacy. I always thought I’d be perfectly content with being single and climbing the corporate ladder. But, in the […]
We have partnered with Goldfish Swim School Edmond to bring you this information regarding their new location in the Oklahoma City area.
Six years ago, when my husband and I welcomed our first son into the world, we thought we were welcoming a perfectly healthy little boy into our lives. A NICU doctor handed him to me and said those exact words, “Congratulations you have a perfectly healthy baby boy.” Everything was exactly how we had pictured […]