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My Rocking Chair – MICROBLOG

My husband recently asked me if I would consider getting rid of my rocking chair, as our home is getting a bit cramped with stuff.  No. No way. Not gonna happen. That rocking chair was a gift from my sister when I was expecting my baby. In the late stages of pregnancy, I would sit […]

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Shark Teeth

Shark Teeth: This wasn’t in the baby book!

Shark Teeth. No, it’s not a follow up song to Baby Shark.  Here’s the scoop: My five-year-old was eating breakfast one morning, when I noticed he was digging in his mouth. I asked him if had something stuck in his teeth and he said yes. I opened up his mouth to find this:  What in […]

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Youth Suicide and The Colten Promise

Youth Suicide and The Colten Promise

Youth suicide rates have risen dramatically in the last decade. A report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that suicide is the second leading cause of death for people between the ages of 10-24. Within that increase, rates have jumped the highest among young males. Let that sink in for a moment. […]

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MICROBLOG - We're friends. Our kids are not.

My kid doesn’t like my friend’s kid

My son had a friend over to play last weekend. The friend’s mom – we will call her F – came over also. As we were talking, F mentioned another friend of hers, Z,  who had a child the same age. F said that she and Z had very different personalities and opinions about a […]

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Life lessons kids should know : Corpus Christi : Coastal Bend Moms

10 Life Lessons Kids Should Know

Homeschooling? Include some Life Lessons! As we navigate the do’s and dont’s of homeschooling, now it a great time to teach your kids some life lessons. What are life lessons? Things they can learn now to help them later in life when they are grown. Also, things that they may not learn in school.   […]

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