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Mom Hobbies or “I Never Thought I’d Spend My Time Doing That!”

When I was single without kids, I had hobbies. Outside of work, my time was largely my own to do with as I chose. I enjoyed knitting, scrapbooking, reading, travel, and wine tasting. I sang in church, attended monthly meetings of a women’s group, and was in a weekly small group Bible study. While I […]

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Spending Time Alone: 1 Mom + 1 Weekend = Countless Possibilities

At first I was disappointed. A few weeks ago I realized I wouldn’t be able to join my husband and daughters when they planned a visit to our hometown. My husband had a weekend of golfing planned, and my daughters were going to spend a week at my parents’ home. Then, I started to think back to the […]

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Break Time With Brut: A Mimosa With a Twist

Sometimes you just need a little time by yourself. A break from the everyday grind of work, kids, and everything in between. We all have those moments, right? In my opinion, something that always makes my “me time” a little more enjoyable and relaxing is a pretty, fun, and yummy drink. I don’t  always choose to […]

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Team Motherhood

We all started out with a game plan. From that first moment when we gasped in surprise at the pregnancy test in the early morning hours, we began to make our plan. We read the books. We formed our opinions. We made lists, adopted strategies, and crafted plans for what we would do IF and […]

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