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Graduation

Dear Son, A Letter for You on Graduation Day

Dear Son: My heart for you on your graduation day. Your graduation is a day I have envisioned for years. On the first day of each school year that represented a milestone, I cried. My tears were in anticipation of your graduation day. I cried the day I first dropped you off at daycare. Oh how it broke my heart to leave […]

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25 ways to become happy today

25 Ways to Become Happy Today: Holiday Edition!

Let’s Get Happy! Do you find yourself more depressed than usual during the holiday season? The holidays can be a reminder of past memories and people we miss. In fact, the holidays can also bring about weather that keeps us indoors and away from sunlight. If we aren’t careful, we may find ourself slipping into a bit of depression. […]

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teenagers

5 Super Tips to Engage Your Teenager

When our children are babies, our days are filled with feeding, rocking, bed time stories, and not nearly enough sleep. In the blink of an eye, our babies are toddlers. They explore every nook of our home and we engage them through blocks, coloring, abc’s and 123’s. Far too soon, we wake up and our children have turned into […]

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spaghetti-tacos

Spaghetti Tacos and 20 Ideas for a Carefree Childhood

Last night, my 10 year old ran into my bedroom to share an exciting idea. “Mom”, he began with anticipation, “I really want spaghetti tacos for dinner this week!” My initial thought was: Absolutely NOT! My second thought was: Where in the world did you get such an unhealthy idea?! Then, I remembered the awesome (crazy!) […]

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