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Baby’s First Year: 5 Things I Won’t and Will Miss

  Kristina Gray Photography My daughter turned one on Friday. No, I cannot believe it. It was precious. She smiled, clapped and giggled. The special day had me reminiscing about her, and her brothers, first year. It wasn’t always glitter and joy. Here are five things I will not miss from a baby’s first year. 1. Waking Up at Night…

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Birthday All Day

Once upon a time there baby called Ann. And then she had a birthday today. Tada! And then she wanted to do it all day. And then she did her birthday all day. She opened presents first. Opened with her brother! And then she runned really fast in the whole house! And then she drives on a road by herself…

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Learning to Love Rejection

Rejection. It is a big, ugly word. No one likes to hear it. As a teen you learn to fear it from the opposite sex. As a writer you must not only learn to accept it, but love it. Rejection Happens Before our flood, I wrote a fifty word story to a great site where I have submitted pieces before. Stories…

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God’s Imagination

The last word of the from our daily bible chapter is read. I sigh from exhaustion and relief. The sandman has been working his magic on me all evening but has yet to find his way to my sweet four year old boy. “Song, Mommy!” He says smacking his hands on either side of my face making me feel like…

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Interview With a Mother: Jasmine Almeida

It is an honor to have Jasmine from Happiest Mama as our guest today. Her site is uplifting, inspiring and beautiful. Once month she also interviews mothers but she is switching seats today!   1. Let’s start with the happiest topic. Please tell us about your children. I have three children: Max is almost 5, Leo just turned 2, and…

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