Why I’m Happy I’m Not a First-Time Mom

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Awwww!…Isn’t that adorable?…How precious!…Oh my god, those are just the BEST!…You’ll use that ALL the time!…*squee*…I’m dying from cuteness!…  Guess where I was this past weekend? Yep. A baby shower. My uterus always gets a little mushy and nostalgic whenever … Continue reading

4 Reasons My Child Didn’t Cry On the First Day of School…And One Reason I Didn’t Either

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When you have a child starting Kindergarten, the first day of school can be rough…for both of you. In the case of my son and me last year, it wasn’t just the first day that left us emotionally raw. The first … Continue reading

An Old Dog, Uncle Jesse’s Papouli, and Cremation: Ruining a Child’s Life In One Brief Conversation

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Have I ever told you that I cried when I first watched the graduation episode of Saved By the Bell? I think I may have. But did you know I also cried when Uncle Jesse’s Papouli died on Full House? And when … Continue reading