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We live our lives with the applause meter on.

The channels of social media feed the human desire for acclaim.

But, to live an authentic life, one in which we force ourselves to acknowledge the pieces that are less than show ready, that’s a challenge. 117 more words


Girls Gone Wild - PG Version

As the mother of 3 girls, I constantly wonder how I’m going to protect their innocence for as long as possible. I’ve said before that all I want to do is “shelter the crap out of them”. 1,096 more words

Bad Mom

Parenting Fail Video

Last Mandy has dipped her toe into the video world.

It came rather out of nowhere. I Snapchat regularly back and forth with my sister, and we’ve had some real gems between us that we have saved for future viewings. 109 more words

My Life As A Mom


“I said I love you Momma and now he’s gone”, the words choked out between the sobs.

“I shouldn’t have loved him if it wasn’t going to be forever”, … 68 more words


Talent Show

She caught me as I walked in the door.

Waving the green paper in her hand, telling me she was going to do the school talent show. 234 more words


My 7-Year-Old Thinks Primping Is Bullshit: I'm Starting To Agree

My daughter equates having her hair brushed to child abuse. She hates it so much that it has become my biggest fear as a parent. I cringe every morning and think about it the whole time she’s eating breakfast. 425 more words


Daughter , I talk much nonsense but please listen to me on this one thing....

Today my eldest daughter turns 14

She has a fight and a zeal and a drive that terrifies me and makes me envious of her in equal parts. 1,001 more words