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Why I’m an Elf on the Shelf Mom

I never thought I’d be an Elf on the Shelf mom. My children would behave in preparation for Santa all on their own. They would eat at the dinner table properly, pick their Legos up off the floor, and never fight. There would be no bribery needed for my saintly children. But then my oldest turned three. […]

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Throwing the Mom Pity Party

Today is my 36th birthday. I had grandiose plans of drinking with my friends and having a kid-free dinner – maybe a boat ride at my best friend’s lake house {nice perk, huh?}. Then, this week, my four-year-old son got sick – really sick. Enter, the mom pity party. He had a fever for six […]

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What My Iron-Willed Daughter Has Taught Me

Iron-Willed. It took me 2.5 years to accept that indeed, I was blessed with a Ms. Sassy, Independent, Persistent, Decisive, Iron-Willed, Immovable, Little Girl. I’m not sure why I was in such denial about this. On her debut, the first night in the hospital after her 50 hour / 5-day-late birth, she wouldn’t let me heal or sleep. […]

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10 Tips to Get You Running, With a Genesee County Race Schedule

I’ve said it all when it comes to running: “I can’t run.” “Running is the wooooorst.” “I’m not a runner.” “I will only run if someone is trying to attack me.” And now, I’m hooked to this totally addictive thing called running. Race season is here ladies, and I’d like to encourage you to join me on this […]

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