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Healthy Mom-ing

No, this is not about why you should be vegan, or organic, or not eat a slice of cake for breakfast. I am a mom of twins, and a college student on the side. I get it, you guys. It is so hard to make healthy choices when your one year olds refuse to eat […]

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Cultivate Calm in the Chaos

What’s stressing you out today?   Were you late to morning drop-off AGAIN?  Did the dog chew up your kid’s favorite (& expensive) shoe?  Did you forget to start dinner early enough, and now it’s the “witching hour” and everyone is melting down (while you’re reading Facebook)?  Maybe you’re a working mom who’s meeting deadlines […]

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Book Review – Mending Broken Branches: When God Reclaims Your Dysfunctional Family Tree

Mending Broken Branches: When God Reclaims Your Dysfunctional Family Tree is the latest book by author Elizabeth Oates. She is a brilliant, theologically sound woman who is excellent at sharing both the truth of God and her personal experience. This book seemed to be a written expression of how her faith, education, and personal journey […]

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The Familiar Hug of Easter Traditions

“Without the resurrection, the cross is meaningless.” -Billy Graham Full Disclosure. I think Easter is my favorite holiday. Don’t get me wrong I love Christmas and everything, but that’s a marathon season that can feel crowded and overproduced—sometimes chalked full of pressure and obligations with moms bearing the weight of planning. There are so many […]

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What is St. Patrick’s Day?

Saint Patrick’s day is right around the corner. The holiday where you get to wear green (and pinch people who are not), chow down on corned beef and cabbage and consume green shamrock shakes. To be honest, I had no idea about the orgins of St. Patrick’s day, so I thought it might be interesting […]

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