Month: August 2015

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Realistic Mom Selfies

I get it. You put on makeup. You took a shower. You wrestled your body into some type of Spanx-like undergarment. (Side note: Who is actually able to pee out of the hole in the bottom of the bodysuit ones? That’s some serious skill!) Long story short, you’ve got your mom A game on. Maybe […]

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Girl Power. Happy 95th

 AUGUST 26th, 1920.   Three quarters of the state legislatures ratify the Nineteenth Amendment.      American Women WIN full voting rights.   It has been a solid 95 years of voting. Am I right ladies?     So let us thank all the bad mama jammas who came before us!    Because every […]

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Adult Slumber Party, I Mean Camp Out, I Mean Family Reunion.

Two people fell in love.     In London, England in the 1950’s. He was an American, son of a small town Massachusetts farmer. Across the Atlantic because he was serving in the United States Air Force. She was a beautiful young british woman who didn’t take crap from people but was simultaneously the nicest […]

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She Let Go.

I read this on Elephant journal this morning. If you don’t subscribe to Elephant journal, you should. Lots of articles about exercise, nutrition, happy life, relationships, organic consumerism, saving our planet, and all kinds of positive healthy jibber jabber. Any ways, thought you might need this today. She let go. She let go. Without a […]

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Year in Review: A Smudgy Tale

“The second baby happens faster. The second time is faster.” I repeated over and over to myself as I power walked around my yard. I knew you were coming. The hot August sun caused me to sweat in places I had never known were possible. My thighs rubbed together. If you think you can’t get […]

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Dear EVERYONE

Dear Everyone, If you have ever read, shared, “liked”, written me a message, or most importantly laughed along with me. Thank you.  I started writing the blog for only me. Writing is therapeutic. It’s proven that it helps people process, heal, and release. I mean why do you think your teachers made you take notes […]

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Mom Guilt, For Real.

Mom guilt is real, and it’s exhausting. Although there are a million parenting books that our out there, there is actually no real guide to raising YOUR kid. I am constantly weighing options. Trying to balance our families life. Not trying to completely lose myself in the process. But every one’s life is so different! […]

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Can We Have Class Outside?

  I’m happiest outside. When I was a child I was known to often (okay, always) ask “Can we have class outside?” I get it teachers. You were annoyed by me. But I can’t help it. Everything is better outside. I learn better outside. I think clearer. I relax. Of course you aren’t going to […]

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