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Tis the Season: Thankfulness vs Commercialism

If the holidays were a boxing match, who would win? Thankfulness vs Commercialism. Oh, how the Marketing Machine of Life keeps us spinning. I ran to the box mart store the other day, with the Little’s in tow, giddy with excitement as they anticipated picking out Halloween decorations 40 days in advance. But as we […]

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Just Moved? A Mom’s Guide to an “Emotionally” Smooth Transition

Did you recently move? Do you feel a loss of identity, uprootedness, grief, sadness, disappointment or comparing what was to what is? Then congratulations, you’re not alone. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, approximately 40 million people move across the United States, annually. You, like many, ended up in a new town, as your kids […]

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