Love, Actually?

I think Valentine’s Day is hokey. There, I said it. This is one thing that I always think about this time of year and especially throughout the year, as a parent. It feels like the true value of Valentine’s Day has been lost in the commotion of kitschy cards and grandeur showcases on social media. […]

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No, I’m Not ‘Trying’ for a Girl

If I had one dollar for every time someone saw me with my three boys and said something like, “Oh, bless your heart. You’ve got your hands full,” or “Wow! You’re outnumbered, are you going to try for a girl?” Or my personal favorite, “It took my sister four boys before she got her girl.” […]

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Why I Marched.

As I sit here this morning – I’m reflecting on the past twenty-four hours of my life. Twenty-four exhausting and exhilarating hours that spun my entire world around. I marched with the Women’s March on Washington yesterday from my town of Charlotte, NC. I posted on our social media and used the hashtag #WhyIMarch countless times – […]

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Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby.

The expanse of this blog goes well beyond coffee and parenting advice. This week I’ve decided to tackle the horizontal mambo, the dirty deed – yes, I’m talking about sex. I’m giving you fair warning – if talk of sexuality makes you cringe you may want to sit this one out. It’s about to get […]

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Readers, Meet Anxiety.

I struggle with anxiety and OCD – and not because an online quiz told me. I was diagnosed as a young adult, but have fought this battle for as long as I can remember. BAM! How’s that for an opener? I was always super self-conscious about admitting to other people that I dealt with these things […]

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