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Dad Who Left

To the Dad who Left…

It’s Father’s Day. A day that used to be so hard for me. I would hear the other kids talk about homemade cards, family grill outs and baseball games and I would wonder if you were even thinking of me. I would wonder if you were celebrating with your other kids, the ones you decided […]

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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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Adult on the Internet

How to Adult on the Internet (and in Life)

We have entered a new season in our culture. In fact, it’s not a season, because it’s always. Not a day passes that there aren’t thousands of headlines that are written for the express purpose of polarizing people. Click-bait, crazy-train, electronic Pitocin, call it what you want – the Internet is full of things that could make you […]

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Dear Pregant Lady

Dear Pregnant Lady

The Almighty Internet is awash, dear swollen sisters, in advice about what not to say to you. Here’s an excellent guide from Parent’s Magazine, and a humorous one from from Babble. The advice is pretty good. Really. I agree with 95% of it. I’d never, NEVER, tell you that you’re huge (even though, let’s be real – […]

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