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The WAP: Where Are All the Black Dolls?

When I attended our first adoption education seminar, which is an informational workshop for all perspective adoptive parents, hosted by our adoption agency, I completed a worksheet that asked the question: Have you ever experienced racism? In fact, there was an entire section of the workshop that focused on race issues and adoption.  The questionnaire […]

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Bully no more

My Mother Was a Bully

This post is part of “Bully No More,” an editorial series hosted by the Fort Worth Moms Blog. Where to start? That is exactly what popped into my mind when I sat down to write this. Here we are, at the end of a week long, 15-post editorial series on the topic of bullying. The […]

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Stop Growing So Fast, but Eat Your Vegetables

It gets me every time. Those side-by-side pictures featuring the first day of school and the last day of school. Without fail those kiddos have grown in maturity both physically and emotionally and socially and all the above. A scroll through the phone photo app and the differences from “this time last year” to today shows […]

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Omni Dallas: A Vacation Stay Just a County Away {Sponsored Giveaway}

Disclaimer :: The Fort Worth Moms Blog and City Moms Blog Network received complimentary and discounted services from Omni Dallas Hotel. The writer’s opinions, however, are her own. In the fall months, I attended the City Moms Blog Network conference in Dallas. (Yay for a short travel time!) Nearly 100 of us CMBN ladies gathered for a […]

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