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Does it Ever Get Easier

Does It Ever Get Easier?

As a mother of 2 kids close in age (15 months apart), I’ve experienced many jeers and comments.  This started while I was pregnant.  “You have a baby on top of a baby!” (this was because I holding my daughter while 8 months pregnant.)  “15 months!  What do they call that?  Irish twins?”  “You couldn’t […]

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Why Did it Happen Here

I’ve always been the type of person so affected by 24/7 bad news that I simply don’t turn it on much and prefer to read the latest happenings without the commentary and horrible live feeds of the latest violence. But the other week as I read the news, I came across the story of a […]

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CMB After Dark: My Husband Doesn’t Want Me: When the Man You Married Says NO to Sex {Series}

It gets old after awhile, hearing other women talk about how they have to make up excuses to delay sex. It didn’t always bother me, but the worse things have become, the more I jealous I became of those women whose husbands constantly wanted to have sex with them, and jealousy turned resentment pretty quick. […]

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Mom Dilemma: Listen to your Intuition

As a working mom whose husband also works, I save my PTO for vacations with the family.  However, it was the first week of June and I haven’t had a day off since Christmas.  Our house was a mess.  Between the rain and the warmer weather, we haven’t been spending much time indoors and when […]

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In the Now

In the Now: Surviving Autism

April was Autism Awareness month. Tons of people were “lighting it up blue,” selling puzzle piece jewelry, posting You Tube videos, and basically doing anything they could to raise awareness. There were controversies posted, there were testimonies posted, there were fundraisers and support groups galore. It was wonderful to watch. It was touching to see. […]

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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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