Sabrina is not a Memphis native, but 901 is definitely her home. She works in accounting at one of Memphis’ top engineering firms. She has four kiddos: BP (2009), JP (2010), KP (2011), and IP (2014). She loves Jesus and the 49ers! If the Powe's aren’t on the ball field, you’ll likely run into them at the Memphis Zoo or CMOM! They're also big fans of the Performing Arts. She has been fostering for 5 years and has a passion for helping kids. Her favorite color is orange and she's seen just about every Disney movie made!
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My Quarantine Life

So, I just finished unloading the dishwasher for the 11th time this week. I mean, y'all know how that feels. Quarantine, right? (And before you start on me, my kids load it and hand wash...
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A Peaceful Morning Commute :: Is That Possible?

Why is the commute so bad?! Every morning? Is it because they’re close in age? Is it a conversation left over from the night before, and they felt it was needed to be hashed out  AGAIN...
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Don’t be Scared! Let your Kids Decorate for Halloween!

YAY! It’s time to decorate again! It has been a tradition of mine since purchasing my first home in 2014 that my family and I decorate for all the major holidays -- but Halloween...
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I Love the School Year (and so do my kids)!

Don’t get me wrong, I like summer vacation. But we thrive on routine. It's back to school, and this year I have four kids attending the same school! (All the praise hands). I currently have a...
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Old-Fashioned Summer Fun

My kiddos really are chill just staying at home. Why do we feel like we have to be “on the go”?  Especially during the summer? As a single, full-time working mom, I was scrambling...
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Spreading His Wings :: A Story about Sleep-Away Camp

Last summer: 2018 My baby boy, my super clingy one, has decided he wants to go to a four day sleep-away church camp. Initial reaction: I’m not ready! He's not ready. We're both not ready. Right? But...
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Saying NO is hard to do

Saying no is so hard for me. Sometimes, when the request isn’t something bad, it's especially hard to say no.   I want to come through and I want to help where I’m needed -- but...
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From Foster to Forever :: An interview on the adoption process

The number one goal in foster care is reunification with the birth parents or a family member; however, there are some cases when this doesn’t happen. Some kids come into care, and it’s already...

Precocious Puberty

My eight-year-old daughter is trapped in an eleven-year old’s body; no joke. My daughter moved in with us when she was four years old when we were still in the pre-adoptive stage. I noticed she...

Stitch Fix :: For the Mom Who Hates Shopping

It was time for some new clothes; like I seriously had clothes from before I had a kid nine years ago hanging in my closet. Truth be told, there was part of me hoping...