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Make-Ahead Pork Green Chili Burritos

I keep thinking life will calm down a little bit and I’ll have more time to cook more elaborate meals. But that doesn’t seem to be happening. 728 more words


Parenting In A Trigger Happy Country

Sometimes, when my phone rings or I get a text during the school day, my heart stops for a minute.


At my first high school football game, four people were shot. 1,178 more words

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Five Rules For The Jackholes Trying To Ruin Halloween

Can we not suck the fun out of Halloween?

Can we have one day? One day where it’s just about having fun and there are no guidelines or parameters or judgement or rules? 1,269 more words

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Wisdom From A Parenting Guru

I’ve had an extreme parenting journey, brought on by an extremely challenging child, who has pushed me far beyond my limits, and tested more boundaries than I thought existed. 229 more words

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Easy Overnight French Toast

Something as time-consuming as French Toast lends itself to weekends only when you can take your time dipping and cooking each slice. I love French Toast and don’t want to have to wait until weekends to make it. 516 more words


Reward System

So I figure with the beginning of a new school year starting, that talking about setting up a reward program for your kiddos would be a good idea. 571 more words

Hey School, We Need To Talk

Ahhhh, that new school smell. It’s the smell of fresh starts, new beginnings and a few precious hours a day without someone needing something from us. 1,270 more words

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