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It is past noon. I have wrestled with a tired, sleepy, and wiggly baby for the past 30 minutes. Finally, my 1 year old has given in to the necessary power of needing to nap. I have gained a...
I hesitated to share these thoughts because I don’t want to be seen as negative, witchy, or ungrateful. But after thinking about it for a while, I’ve decided to impart this little piece of advice in support of all...
Part I: Twins I have a set of 7 year old twin boys. And these past 7 yeas have been a roller coaster ride. Whenever someone approaches us in public, they say, “Awwww, they’re so handsome. I wish I had...
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I know my two daughters better than anyone...even themselves. I know that my oldest is a typical first-born who likes to make the rules and gets upset when things don't go precisely her way. I know that my youngest is more...
When I was a little girl, I used to hunker down next to the wooden side-table in our living room and rifle through its contents for hours. The hollow table had a heavy door that would spring open occasionally,...

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GO! SEE! EXPLORE! :: Stax Museum of American Soul Music

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You came into my life I don't have to wonder no more, I can feel it all in my soul It's Soul Music It's deep down in...
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