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It’s all about the lessons

It is really funny how life works.  I started this blog about a month ago and was feeling really great about it.  Little did I know that a storm was brewing. All it took was two weeks before the hurricane came.  Hurricane Teenager.  She washed upon our shore with Category 5 strength winds.  She had… Continue reading It’s all about the lessons

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‘Tis The Season for Gratitude

I love Thanksgiving.  I love the month of November.  I might not feel that chill in the air here in New Orleans, but you can feel the change in the world around you.  Whether you are a fan of change or not, it is upon us.  From the election, to daylight savings, to the Christmas… Continue reading ‘Tis The Season for Gratitude

Step-parenting

Words of Wisdom from Amy Poehler

Last year I remember coming across an article that really caught my eye on my Facebook feed.  It was an article about how mothers are too quick to judge each other as opposed to supporting each other in the name of motherhood and womanhood.  The article referenced the quote from Amy Poehler’s book, Yes Please, in… Continue reading Words of Wisdom from Amy Poehler