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The Whispers of an Angel

It was one of those chilly nights lying on my bed resting, feeling the world on my shoulders.  I say chilly not because it was cold, but because my entire being felt cold in distress over the loss of the man I had loved so deeply. 601 more words


A Perfect Day in Washington D.C.

Washington D.C. holds a special place in my heart! I moved in the area in 2006 for a job and ended up loving every single minute of it until I left in July 2010. 391 more words

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B&B in Culpepper, VA

For someone who seldom cares for fancy things, I make up for it by being a big time sucker for fancy hotels. I have often joked that one of my dream jobs is to be hired by luxury hotels around the world to test and improve their facilities for families traveling with kids. 861 more words

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10 Diaper Bag Essentials + How I Pack It {With JJ Cole}

Hey Mamas! It’s been too long since I wrote on here!!! I am usually pretty good about posting at least ONCE a week, but it’s been crazy ya’ll. 666 more words

A Road-Trip To Virginia!

We are back from one of the best ever road-trips we have taken in the recent past. It’s always tricky to determine how far is too far in a car with kids who don’t really like to sit for long stretches. 85 more words

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Over With

There are mid-sized kids at the water park. They are the ones who leap out of the raft at the end of the water slide and walk-run up the stairs to go again. 147 more words


Reach Back

The grandmother gig can be a tough one. You can be in the presence of a grandchild who clearly needs a mother more than a grandmother and though you know very well how to be a mother, you can’t be that child’s mother. 448 more words