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A Letter For The Young Mom

Dear Young Mom, Having a baby changes everything, but having a baby when you are not ready or when it is not planned can be difficult, especially when you are young. You thought you had a great future, you thought you would conquer the world, but somewhere along the way you fell in love.  You […]

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Dear Foster Mom…

My sister and brother-in-law began fostering this year. When they got their first placement, I couldn’t wait to come visit. After all, this beautiful baby boy had instantly made me an aunt! I packed up my three kids for a weekend visit, and it was one I will never forget.  It was the first time […]

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Mom Confession: I Don’t Like Babies

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 […]

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Making Motherhood Memorable

Motherhood is filled with memorable milestones: baby’s first step, your preschooler’s first day at “big kid” school, graduation from 5th grade, your middle-schooler’s first band concert, and prom.  But what about the small, special, still-of-the-night moments of motherhood?  Will you remember those? I became a mother to a beautiful little girl in November of 2016.  […]

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