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Turning Forty-licious

Yep. I am now forty-licious. “Forty-licious” is my word of the year. For my big 4-0, I thought I would share 40 of my deranged thoughts with you. 1. Do not tell me that 40 is the new 30. 40 is 40. Besides, when I was 30, I was kicking off a 6 year lactating […]

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Listen To Your Mother

“Giving Mother’s Day A Microphone” The Listen To Your Mother Show is everything that I love about women. I was so proud (and nauseous!) to join this cast of amazing women on Friday night. Fifteen smart, funny and brave women took to the stage to share their stories.  I felt connected not only to these […]

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Goodbye, Peter Rabbit

Saying “Goodbye, Nursery” When I was pregnant with my firstborn, my mister and I painted what would become the nursery. I clearly remember saying to him “It is going to be so weird having another person in the house with us.”  This makes me chuckle because we then had four babies in five years. I […]

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Good Mothers Garden With Their Children…Right?

Good mothers plant gardens with and for their children.   Good mothers fill their widdle children’s bellies  with fresh food from that garden. Good mothers don’t produce children that use every stinkin’ tomato for pitching practice against the old sycamore tree. My husband might point out that an early morning threat announcement – “Tonight we will […]

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