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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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Maybe We Can Have It All?

“You can’t have it all.” How many times have we heard or read that statement? I know I personally see it a lot. It’s wise, honest, and something to take to heart. It’s a necessary truth for maintaining balance between all of the commitments of modern life. Though I believe you can’t have it all, I try […]

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Nerd Family: Assemble!

When you have a large family with people at different ages and stages, it can be challenging to find interests and activities that appeal to everyone. However, there is one passion all seven of us (including the toddler) share. Our family is a proud group of sci-fi/fantasy/comic book nerds. Just how nerdy are we? Here’s […]

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