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Working in a Full House

During our 11 years of marriage, my husband and I have tackled almost all of the acronyms out there: DINKs (dual-income, no-kids); WOHM/SAHD (working outside the home mom, stay-at-home dad); WOHM/WAHD (working mom, work-at-home dad with kids in school); and now WAHM/WAHD. That’s right — we’re both working from home. And, because our children are […]

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Back to School at Almost 40

I’ve been a stay-at-home mom for almost seven years. Now with two school age boys, it is time for me to start rethinking my future. So, here I am going back to school at almost 40. Many stay-at-home moms had very successful careers prior to staying at home. I was no different. I went to […]

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My Summer Game Plan

When I was a little girl, my summer memories consisted mostly of reading books from the school’s summer reading list. My days involved watching PBS classics and playing endlessly outside with my sister and brother. We had limited refined activities, arts, and vacations; yet, we enjoyed our modest summers just the same, and we turned […]

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Simplicity Parenting: Confessions from the Frontlines of Mothering Four Under Four

These days, I am parenting a four year old, two year old, 16 month old, and 14 month old. Although I am privileged to be a stay-at-home mother, most days . . . it ain’t easy and it ain’t pretty. This piece is part confessions from the frontlines of motherhood and part permission to do less. Intrigued […]

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