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11 ThisGratefulMama Confessions

1. I covet one-on-one time with each child

In the morning, I run in to our daughter’s room, change her diaper and whisk her back to my room before she can make a ruckus. 925 more words


Real talk for a sec.

In a moment of spontaneous madness I posted this photo and stream of consciousness on social media last night, and decided to share it here, too, since I know some blog friends aren’t Facebook peeps (weirdos) and vice versa. 328 more words

Healthy Living

Paper...Snow...A GHOST!!!

This shall be the first in a running series I call “Paper…Snow…A GHOST!!!” in which I catalog the 10 most hilarious, disturbing, or just plain weird things my high school students have said to me lately. 330 more words


What's in the box?

We hesitate.

We stall or try for perfect or have meetings or polish or avoid the final ‘go’ because we’re afraid that it might not work, that the art won’t be well received, that people will hate it. 113 more words


It's not about you

Right in the front row, not four feet from Christian McBride, was every performer’s bête noire. I don’t know why she came to the Blue Note, maybe it was to make her date happy. 144 more words


DGTL12002 Week 3: The Best Job in the World

The campaign to find a vacant island caretaker was started to create international awareness of the Great Barrier Reef and the surrounding islands. How did the advertising campaign get so much awareness? 233 more words

Social Media

YMCA Camp Duncan: No Place I'd Rather Be

It has been nearly a month since my camp job came to a close–which is why my blog has been inactive, sorry about that– and still my stomach holds an empty void from all the memories and friendships I had to depart. 711 more words