Author Archive | Ashley S

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Go On and Grow

“Slow down time!” I see posts like this accompanying pictures of my friends’ growing children flooding my timeline daily. I think there is an unwritten rule that we should all wish our kids to stay little. But as someone who seems to always be breaking every rule of parenting, I have decided that I’m just fine […]

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Don’t Read the Comments

WARNING: The comments section is rated Internet-MA and may cause heartbreak and/or loss of faith in humanity. If you hang around on social media as much as I do, you’ve likely heard the phrase, “Don’t read the comments.” The comments section is most definitely the train wreck of the internet. Despite the very best of […]

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We Are The Helpers

We Are The Helpers When disaster strikes, we see the true humanity of the people around us. It is our natural desire to want to help those in need. And all of us play different roles and help in different ways. All of those roles are important and necessary on the long road to recovery. […]

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Giving Grace

As I came to a stop under the overpass, I saw him. His sign read something like “Everybody needs a little help sometimes.” I pulled out the only dollar bill I had and rolled down the window. He walked over and introduced himself. He told me that he slept over there in the grass if […]

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I Don’t Have Time to Read

I love to read. Deep in my soul. I’ve been known to stay up all night because I can’t find a stopping point in a book (the end is the only stopping point!). I’ve also been known to go into a short term funk after finishing a great book or series.  Serious readers will understand […]

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Too Much Stuff {Where to Donate & Sell Used Items in Baton Rouge}

If you saw yesterday’s post, then maybe you were inspired to declutter…especially before the influx of gifts this holiday season. Simplifying and “getting rid of stuff” is not always the easiest process, but focusing on the end goals help: a more organized home, sending your things to be used and enjoyed by someone else, or […]

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