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The Safe One

It helps to journey through life knowing there are others trekking right along with you. That's why friendships are so important. I think back to the friends I've had and how they often came into my life at the just right time. I also can't help but wonder if I ever had any influence on… Continue reading The Safe One

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It’s Just the Angle, Right?

It's a funny thing, how you start to have a new take on life and things suddenly start happening to make you question everything. I was just starting to convince myself to look beyond the surface¬†when this phone incident happened. I'm very cautious with my kids. We have outlet covers, door guards, magnetic locks on… Continue reading It’s Just the Angle, Right?

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8 Things I Wish I Knew Before My Kid Started Kindergarten

I should start by saying we are only a week into school. I fully realize my list will expand as the days go on. For now, these are the things I didn't realize or expect would happen. Also, I should mention this is our first experience in a school, so I'm completely clueless. Maybe there… Continue reading 8 Things I Wish I Knew Before My Kid Started Kindergarten

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Shy School Mom

I have been so occupied with doing fun things before school starts, trying not to cry every single minute, and preparing my child for every possible school-related scenario. In all this prepping for our whole life to change, I forgot one big thing. I'm about to be a "school mom." I'll give you a moment… Continue reading Shy School Mom

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Add 2 Cups of Sweet Memories

Despite what you read about my bean disaster, I actually love cooking. I haven't always. My poor mom tried many times to get me in the kitchen with her but I had zero interest. Then one day I discovered this thing called a cooking show. I was instantly hooked. Watching how the ingredients and flavors… Continue reading Add 2 Cups of Sweet Memories