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Author Archive | Courtney Snow

beat the summer heat

Beat the Summer Heat!

We all know it’s very important to keep hydrated when it’s hot! ….  Here are some tips and fun things to do to keep your family cool, hydrated, and entertained in this Summer Heat: Put water bottles in the freezer and you’ll have ice water for several hours while outside. Let the kid’s have water […]

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WE ALMOSTDIDN'T MAKE IT

We Almost Didn’t Make It

Warning: Do not read this if you haven’t had kids!  Or do, and remember you’ve been forewarned! I never thought I wanted kids. I thought maybe I was missing the “mom gene” or something. I was in denial for a while when my friends told me they thought I was pregnant, until I threw up […]

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We See You Mama

The Moms We Are Blessed to Know: A Single Mom, Five Kids & Segregated Bathrooms

We, as a collective American society, sometime feel as if segregation was such a long time ago and a thing of the past. Then, I look at the story of a woman like my mother-in-law and remember how recent those days actually were. There are numerous reasons why I want to recognize “Mama Snow” for […]

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hair

White Mom Challenge: Hair

As soon as I found out I was having a girl, all my biracial girlfriends who grew up with white moms came flocking with their advice… “You never know how her hair will turn out.” “Her hair texture can change around one year old.” “However, her hair is by age five is pretty much how […]

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LET YOUR KIDS CELEBRATE

Let Your Kids Enjoy the Arts in Cincinnati

I grew up in a family where art was loved and encouraged. My husband is a Cincinnati native, a graduate of SCPA, and a well-known actor across the greater Cincinnati area. We actually met at Falcon Theatre in Newport, KY! One of our favorite things to do in Cincinnati is to visit the art museum. […]

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