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My Experience as a SAHM

Let me update you on my life. We packed up our entire house (but we gave away and donated half of it first). We’ve been fostering him for 2 years and we finalized his adoption on Valentines Day 2014. We […]

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How to Squeeze in Quality Time as a Working Mom

Being a working mother means you sometimes get less than three hours a day to spend quality time with your children. Ouch. Monday through Friday I get less than three

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World’s Okayest Mom

So I realize that my last post here in LWM was a little eeyore, emo, womp-wompish. I don't get like that very often but when work is busy,

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Being Present while Disconnected

The sermon at the church we joined a couple weeks ago focused on the parable of Mary & Martha. Pastor Ned spoke about truly being present for those

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The 2 Hour Sprint

"I believe I can see the future because I repeat the same routine." - NIN Let's start with the fact that I love routine. It makes me feel like

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5 Great On-the-Go Snacks

For a long time, every evening was a battle. Inevitably, I would pick the girls up from school and on the drive home Rylee would ask for a

Zach was too busy hoarding all the balls to smile at Daddy.

Learning to Live in the Moment

I thrive on lists. I love making them. I always have. Shopping lists, to-do lists, grocery lists, packing lists, weekly schedule list. I love seeing it on paper

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Well Rounded Child or Over Tired Parents?

Amongst my colleague working mamas, we all share our woes. Sleepless nights, trying to make dinner in a short time frame, hating daylight savings and trying to run ALL

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So…What’s My Due Date?

As I sat in the conference room at nearly 22 weeks pregnant, wrapping up a nearly four hour meeting all about a complete rebranding from top to bottom, new

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Life Flying By…

By Jess Contributor   Life has been busy lately.  Things have been going on and I've been taking them one day at a time.  So till I can get everything

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