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We allow fear to get in the way of positive things. Even though our kids don’t know it, parents are afraid sometimes too—afraid that the children we love will get hurt, won’t like the ideas we run by them, or will waste all of the effort and hard work we put into them. Most of […]Continue reading
There’s a battle going on in your backyard.In your bathroom.On your big screen.It’s a battle with the side of yourself that you hope your kids don’t notice.Health vs. BeautyThe chick that checks herself out in the mirror every morning and says those jeans make me look fat. The mean girl who says your nose is […]Continue reading
Do you have trouble getting a family dinner onto the table every night?You’re not alone.Last night each of my three daughters’ enjoyed a home cooked meal of spaghetti and meatballs with a side of cantaloupe. While they ate, I helped with their homework, signed papers and found out my twins need a plain sheet, towel […]Continue reading
Cassie’s Tale: How A Labor & Delivery Nurse is Moving Past The Trauma of BirthAs a labor and delivery nurse, I knew what to expect when I was expecting —until I was expecting. I found out the hard way that even “easy” deliveries can be traumatic. It was my first, and no one can explain […]Continue reading