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My Sister and Her Son's Tutu


My sister has this idea that she shouldn’t confine her son to traditional gender stereotypes. Recently she started dressing him in feminine clothing. He is 4 years old and gets teased at his day care and has expressed many times how much he hates his dresses and pink tutus. 543 more words


Sometimes Family Sucks

My birth family sucks.  There are five siblings in my family.  Three of them live within a 30-minute drive from me and the other one visits the area frequently, but I haven’t seen any of them in over two years.   771 more words

Beans From A Tin Can

The Real Story

The moment they forgot my camera, forgot I was there, was the moment that their story really started to tell itself.

Not the tale of what they look like, or what they wore, but of what they mean to one another. 95 more words

Cincinnati Photography

The Weakness of Strength

I basically had my life planned in my early twenties. I wanted to have 4 kids. I grew up with only a brother and 2 kids was too few. 2,192 more words


The Awesome Older Brother

My firstborn son is AWESOME. Here is a picture of him on his first Halloween… isn’t he ADORABLE? Sometimes I miss that sweet baby and those fat cheeks, but I am massively proud of the young man that he is becoming (almost 10!). 1,135 more words

Special Needs

Real Advice for Mothers Expecting a Second Child (Guest Posts, Part 4)

A few weeks ago, I reached out to my community of amazing women and asked for some advice on becoming a mother of two children. I asked only one question: “What do you wish someone had told you about having a second baby?” I was blown away by the responses I received. 812 more words


Childish rants and Adult hiccups

So, I thought perhaps I should explain my mood earlier on in the day.

For the last week, my brother and I have been having conversation after conversation. 369 more words