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Having one kid is hip. You can still attend most of the same functions, perfectly dressed baby in tow, lament over the sleep deprivation, but still take 479 pictures a month to prove what a great parent you are....

The Busy Mom’s Garden

I'm about as far as you can get from a gardening expert. In fact, I'm terrified of most of the animals sharing my yard, including, but not limited to, a very large lizard I've affectionately named Herb. Thankfully, my...
Last week, my husband went out of town to a conference for a very long weekend. Brandi wrote an excellent post about how to survive when Daddy travels, and though we don't experience travel nearly as much as she...

One and Done

My husband and I have one beautiful little boy, and he will be our only child. When people find this out they are usually curious of our reasons and ask if we will change our minds eventually, but this...

Making Your House a Home

I started nesting somewhere around the eighth month of my first pregnancy and haven’t stopped since. Nearly four years later, I still find that I’m my best self when I’m in the comfort of my home (and let’s be...
Allow me another introduction: I'm Emily, a stay-at-home-work-from-home mama. I'm the hybrid mother. The gal whose office is in the back of the garage. The gal who schedules and attends play dates while checking email for the latest info...

Is Fair, Fair?

Fairness is a concept we start to explore at a very young age. There is no greater lesson about fairness than living with two little girls. The little one constantly wants what the older one has. Not because she's...

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9 Ways to Offer Support to Families Facing Childhood Cancer

Unfortunately cancer was the number one cause of death by disease in children according to the Texas Department of State Health Services. Childhood cancer...
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