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Breastfeeding Perfection

I had a conversation with a friend last week that has been weighing heavily on my heart. She said something a long the lines of, “I’ll take care of your baby anytime, as long as I don’t have to breastfeed him.” She went on to say that after reading my post about guilt (here) maybe…… Continue reading Breastfeeding Perfection

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The Upside of Guilt

Guilt. It plagues parents. We feel guilty for everything. Holding our babies too much, not holding them enough, letting them eat junk food, not letting them eat junk food, asking for help, accepting help and the list goes on. I feel guilty that I don’t sit down and play with my kids enough. That their…… Continue reading The Upside of Guilt

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Thank You

My daughter is the “thank you” master. This girl says thank you (or “Tan To”), non-stop. She thanks you for changing her diaper, putting on her clothes, getting her food. It’s amazing. I literally want to eat her up every time she says it. Really, I should be thanking her and the GOOD LORD above…… Continue reading Thank You

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When Your Day Doesn’t Go As Planned . . .

I had big plans for the weekend. Thursday I was meeting a friend for dinner and a movie. I had worked the details out with big Luke. It’s no small feat for two moms to arrange nights away from our families when you have soccer, homework, dinner time, etc. Friday I was planning to go…… Continue reading When Your Day Doesn’t Go As Planned . . .