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Have Patience, Mama (1)

Have Patience, Mama – Remembering Patience in the Middle of the Grind

Patience. The day isn’t going like it should. The kids are fighting, there’s pee all over the toilet. Patience. I’m exhausted, I’m overwhelmed, I’m busy – and I can not deal with any more whining. It’s not going like it should. Have patience, mama. That’s what I keep telling myself. When the days are long and […]

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Hello, New Normal

Hello, New Normal

Must I always be waiting, waiting on you? Yeah, you, new normal. Throughout my pregnancy, I kept hearing about this new normal I’d experience once my daughter was born. After she was born, I began a daily waiting game for this new normal. Every day, waiting. When was normal supposed to appear? What did it […]

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Mr. Brightside (1)

Life with Mr. Brightside

My youngest son has a unique outlook on life. No matter how many grey clouds come into the day, he always finds the silver lining. I call him “Mr. Brightside.” Spill milk all over the dinner table? “But at least I didn’t get any on myself.” Legos all over the bedroom floor? “But at least […]

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