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Cup'le of Thoughts On Christmas

A Cup’le of Thoughts on Christmas

Like many of you, I’m a huge fan of Christmas. The birth of Jesus Christ, the feelings it brings, the way people come together, the joy, the love, the happiness, the twinkling lights, the pine smells and Starbucks holiday cups. For me, the holiday cups are a fun outward reminder that Christmas season is upon […]

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Mom than Just

More Than ‘Just’

“I’m just a stay at home mom.” I can hear it in my voice. The sound of reluctance as I quickly dismiss the question of what I do for work. It’s a questions I hate being asked. No, I’m not ashamed of being a mother. No, I don’t feel guilty for staying home with my […]

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Never Ready to Leave | East Valley Moms Blog

Never Ready to Leave

Rip the Bandaid off and just go. Sounds easy, right?! Well, it’s not. Leaving our daughter overnight for the first time came with tears, days of preparation and lots of anxiety. I never thought I’d be so attached to her like this, but I am. I love her more than anything and in a way […]

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TheWaySheLooksAtMe

The Way She Looks at Me

Do you remember the days before you became a mom? The days that were dictated by your schedule and your schedule alone? The days when you could come and go as you please without worrying about being home for nap time? I remember them quite clearly after today’s outing to a baseball game. My husband […]

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