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Messy But Beautiful

When my husband told me that our sixteen year old had come out to him as transgender, I laughed. I thought it was some weird joke I didn’t understand. 871 more words

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Awards Day

The hand of a distinguished celebrity judge moves through the air in slow motion. The contestant’s eyes widen and mouth drops open in disbelief, in hope. 829 more words

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3 Values You Need to Instill in Your Children Before They Become Teenagers

Whether your children are still infants or whether they are toddlers or perhaps they are already approaching the tween years, one thing is certain – the teenage years will come with almost lightning speed. 907 more words



Getting a hug from your kid always makes your day a little better, right?

My husband came home from work one day and was greeted by my younger son. 234 more words


Top 5 Life Hacks For Working Moms

I have always liked to position myself as a learner – even with the things I’m “experienced” in. I believe we can always learn from others and truly value the idea of a fresh perspective or insight. 2,134 more words


When Slowing Down Isn't an Option

I move through life fairly slowly. I still accomplish a lot, but I’m not the type of person to be in a hurry about much. If I were a dog, I would be much more like a basset hound than a greyhound.   377 more words

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