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Am I Done After One?

It’s inevitable. After your first child hits the toddler years, you will be inundated with, “Soooo, when are you having another?!” Lady in the Target checkout, as much as it charms me that you think I am suited to raise another tiny human, I have no idea if I want to embark on that journey […]

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We’re All Just Doing Our Best.

You’re a “working” mom. Career Woman. Mom Boss. I’m a “stay at home” mom. Housewife. Soccer Mom. You’d love just one day lounging around in your pajamas without having to take a shower. I’m counting down the minutes until I can shower and have ten minutes alone. You select some freshly laundered and pressed clothes […]

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How Having a Toddler Prepared Me to Teach High School

Eight years ago this December, I graduated college with the intentions of teaching high school English. Life happened, and well, teaching DIDN’T happen. I took a corporate job (or three), moved multiple times, got married and started a family. So, pregnant with my second child last year and ready to really lay down roots, I […]

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From the White House to My House: Staying Home Ain’t For the Weak

This past November, my husband was offered a great career opportunity in OKC.  He, our five year old daughter and I took the plunge, moving here from the Washington, DC metro area.  My husband’s job not only brought us to a new state with brand new mid-west adventures, but also catapulted me into life as […]

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