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Soul Soothing Strawberry Fields Forever/How Picking Strawberries Picked Up My Summer Spirits

It’s the second calendar day of summer and the fourth official day of summer vacation for this teacher.  After the last three weeks of little sleep, planning a 5th birthday for Sweet V, preparing the…

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No More Hot Mess Mom-The One Way to Take Back your Womanhood

Once upon a time, I had it together-ish….then I became Sweet V’s mom.  It was the beginning of my personal motherhood. I say this because for those who know me well, know I have been…

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5 Great Reasons to Get a Detroit Zoo Membership and Visit all Year

I have fond memories of the Detroit Zoo from when I was little.  I remember my mom standing in the doorway of Nana’s house spelling out z-o-o as they talked about our family day trip. …

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5 Bazillion Reasons Why Motherhood Stinks and the 1 Reason it Doesn’t

I was scrolling through Facebook the other day and decided to read through my “On This Day” section.  It was a tad disappointing.  You see, after I got through the sweet memories of The Bonus…

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