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#NetPositiveBlog

I started blogging in 2007 shortly after my daughter was born. I was brimming with joy and overwhelm as a new mother. I wanted to talk about her all the time and explore this evolution I was undergoing from being solely concerned with my own existence to someone who brought forth life and cared for …

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Welcome, Scary Mommy Readers!

If you’re arrived here via Scary Mommy today you’ve been kind enough to read my guest post there today on the power of rituals in a family’s life. Thank you, thank you, thank you! I started blogging 6 years ago as many mothers do – as a brain dump to all the ideas, emotions, and …

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So We Beat On

“So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald I fell in love with The Great Gatsby in high school. It swept me up and away. I read the last line over and over to myself, a perfect one line poem. It even became the quote I …

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