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Surprising Lola the Third Time

It was hard to surprise my lola the third time around, because even though her reaction was unforgettable, a lot of people in the house had a gut feeling that I was coming home that time! 37 more words


Those First Lonely Steps

The last few days haven’t exactly been kind to me. My anxiety has seemingly decided to come back with a vengeance; my own thoughts are my absolute worst enemies now. 320 more words

Current Events

"You Are My Sunshine" Sister Serenades Brother With Down Syndrome

PHILADELPHIA (CBS)-   Amanda Bowman’s now viral Facebook video is moving folks around the globe. The Utah mom posted this clip of her daughter Lydia playing guitar and singing ‘You are my sunshine’ to her younger brother, Bo. 124 more words

Heard On

We're gonna miss this

Roo is three and a half months old now, and I am amazed every day by how fast the time has already flown. She’s halfway to trying pureed foods, one fourth of the way to her first birthday, and I’ve already started to picture the day I take her to her kindergarten classroom. 797 more words

Separate But Never Apart : My Story As A Non- Custodial Mom

There’s seems to be a natural assumption or prejudice when a mother and a child live separately. It has been ingrained in us to think for a mother not to physically live with her child that it has to be of neglect, abandonment, or the inability in not being able to handle the pressures in child rearing in response for what some may feel a “drastic” decision. 1,235 more words

Mom Motivation & Empowerment

being a dad

It appears daddies comforting their sick two-year-old sons runs in our family this year.

Taylor with Declan

Pete with Lincoln

It’s sad but also very sweet.

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