Passionate About Tallahassee
and the Moms Who Live Here
Losing the Baby Weight

Bye-Bye Baby Weight

It was only a matter of days, maybe even hours, after both my kids were born that I was looking for signs of my baby weight melting off. Once my uterus had returned to normal size and I was no longer retaining fluid, I was left with twenty pounds to lose. Losing twenty pounds seemed […]

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Easter Fun for Children with Special Needs

The hardest part about fun Easter activities when you have a child with special needs is finding something that will peak their interest. As a parent of a child with special needs, I found my heart breaking when my daughter couldn’t be included because the typical things were not fun or easy for her. So […]

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Craft Corner :: Paper Easter Eggs

I love finding crafts for my mini that allow her to be creative and also allow her independence in doing them.  I also like to find crafts that we can keep for years to come and display in our home. This paper Easter egg craft fit all requirements! We set off to the craft store […]

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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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A Life Lived In Pictures

  I recently attended the memorial service of a close family friend who had bravely fought but lost a long battle with illness.  What amazed me most at the service was not the number of people who came to pay their respects (although there were hundreds) or the variations in the types of people (she […]

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