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Guarding Your Marriage

I’m a left-leaning Christian from California and I didn’t vote for this current Administration. Lately, I’ve been hearing a lot of hoopla over how Vice President Mike Pence will not dine alone with a woman or attend events with alcohol without her. I know very little else about the man besides his politics, but I’ve […]

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Diapers

Goodbye, Diapers!

Dear Diapers, After 5 years, 5 months and 30 days of changing you (yes, I’ve been counting) you are finally, finally out of my house for good. Wooooooo hoooooo!! I have had a love/hate relationship with you from the beginning. When you first came into my home half a decade ago, you were in the […]

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I'll Never Have

I’ll Never Have a Daughter

I’m a mom to 5-year-old and 2-year-old boys and a stepmom to 15-year-old and 13-year-old boys. Yep, that’s right. I live in a big ole house of testosterone. My husband and I are done having babies. He’s had a vasectomy, and that ship has sailed far, far away. Most days, I’m fine with our decision […]

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New Baton Rouge Moms Group is Perfect for Working Moms

Being a working mom can feel isolating. You want to connect with local moms with kids the same age as yours, but it seems that all the moms groups and playdates take place on weekdays somewhere between 9:ooam and 5:00pm. So all the joyous mommy-get-togetherness is occurring when you’re working. Not anymore, Baton Rouge moms! Istrouma Baptist Church, […]

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