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Let me start today’s post with full disclosure I am not a mom dealing with anxiety. At least not in the diagnosed/medicated sense. My anxiety is the functional kind. I get anxious. A lot. But not to the point of needing to seek additional care. However, full fledged anxiety is no stranger to our family — my […]

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The other day I was thinking a bit about what it means to live my life as a creative mom. With a mind that’s constantly in motion, with ideas that go a mile a minute, with desires beyond parenting my amazing kiddo. These thoughts were in part because of the preparation for my upcoming small […]

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Last weekend I spent 4 days away from home. I flew to Dallas, Texas to catch up with a bunch of old friends, enjoy some sunshine, shop and eat amazing food. Plus I got to catch up on some much needed sleep too. For the first 24 hours though, I felt INSANELY guilty. Don’t get […]

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Each day is a new adventure for her. Today’s challenge? Sewing. She longs to create. To make something out of what first appears to be nothing. She builds envelops out of scrap paper, castles out of a bin of legos, and movie scenes out of her food. Today she’s gotten into my fabric stash. She […]

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