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Who remembers the good ole days of MySpace and the original Facebook?!? Light, bright, and sometimes with a soundtrack (ahh MySpace). It was actually FUN back in the beginning. Personally, I regret some of my original posts: drunken photos,...
My husband and I have been married for 9 years. Throughout much of our marriage, we utilized various forms of contraceptives, yet none seemed to suit us. So, about 4 years ago, we looked into Natural Family Planning (NFP)....
Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by Children's Hospital New Orleans. We’re answering your biggest question: How do I prepare my child to go back to school during a pandemic? Fall is nearly upon us, which means it’s time for school,...
Children of Divorce Children of divorce. Wow -that’s such a hard statement to even type, but the truth is-- it’s just a reality for my two daughters (who I had with my first husband). Never in my wildest, darkest dreams...
Whether or not we want to admit it, our parents were and always will be right. The saying “Momma knows best” is truer as an adult than ever. Each teaching moment and lesson was setting us up for a...
Author's Note: This is a rant from a very stressed educator who has no control over what the school year will look like. I'm sure there are teachers who feel differently, but these are my feelings and they are...
I don’t think any parent has ever said that taking care of an infant is easy. I joined the “parents club” in January of this year as a mom of twins, and over the past few months, my response...
I am an only child. While being an only child has come with a lot of perks, it also was pretty boring growing up. While I was able to get a lot of things most families with more than...
“Are you done, now that you’ve got your girl?” Pregnant with my third baby (first girl), this question offended me. It bothered me. It always left me with a sense of lacking. Putting aside the offensive fact that people...
It’s that time. Red, White and Blue everything. BBQ’s, hot dogs and pool parties. As a kid, all I remembered was hamburgers and fireworks on that day. As an adult, I don’t celebrate the 4th of July. Matter of...
  Growing up, my parents were strict when it came to their parenting style, at least that is what I thought when I was little. I had to do a lot of things I did not want to do. I...
This week is Chromosome Disorder Awareness Week, meaning it's the perfect time to tell you what I know about raising a child with a chromosomal abnormality. In this article, I'll answer the most common questions I get...
Y'all the mental health struggle has been REAL. For the last two weeks, I have been struggling to do even the simplest of tasks. The overwhelming fear and anxiety of everything being shown and discussed in the media has me...
I work in software, and I’ve travelled all across the world for my job. I’ve been to Budapset, Warsaw, New York, California, Detroit, even Cincinnati … Once I was invited to Buc, France near Versailles to give a training....