Tag: motherhood

Reading More as a Busy Mom

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As a child, I was a voracious reader. Books were my constant companions and I would read multiple in a week. Then came college,...

Going Back to My Roots

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It’s crazy how it took me almost 40 years to finally embrace who I really am. I took my kids to San Diego for Thanksgiving...

Wings of Love :: Confessions of an Almost Helicopter Mom

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“Ugh, you’re such an airplane mom,” my daughter said to me one afternoon. I can’t remember what we were discussing, or what I was reminding...

I Am Wonder Woman

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I get asked fairly often, “How do you do it all?” And, “You’re always so busy. What's your secret?” Well I do, in fact, have...

How Cake Saved My Motherhood

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About three years ago I attended one of the first Baking Club meetings in Northeast Columbia. The founder, Nikki, was inspired by her travels...

New Year, New You, New Bra

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So, there is this thing I think we all put on the back burner as women. It's called, your breasts. But, why is it...

The Best Free and Cheap Things to Do in Columbia

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Do you ever feel stuck with what to do on the weekend, when you have a random day off or it’s just another day...

Is Parenting the Hardest Job on Earth?

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What is the hardest job on earth? I asked my 14-year-old and he said, "firefighter." My 17-year-old said it was the men in the army...

Mothers of Daughters :: Let’s Talk

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If you’re like me, you probably spend a lot of time rolling your eyes at the constant onslaught of strangers offering you unsolicited and...

Teaching Kindness :: How It Makes a Difference

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My daughter Chloe has attended school full-time since she was three years old. From day one she has been in a classroom setting with...

If The Words “Open Adoption” Scare You, Read This

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For a lot of people considering adoption, "open adoption" is a scary word. I understand. I've been there. Having both adopted and then given...

Frozen 2 :: Deep Emotions That Hit Home for Mom

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As I sat in the movie theater with my daughter, who’s about to turn 6, on one side of me and my son, who’s...

On Being Thankful

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Some days I'm thankful. Other days I am all too aware of my problems and shortcomings. There are all the "I wish" thoughts that flood...

Developing Gratitude in Your Kids

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As we move into fall and the holidays, it is a good time to think about gratitude, about being thankful. We all have some...