Tag Archives: being a mom

I Was There. I Showed Up.

I’m seeing double today — linking up with two weekly hotspots: #iPPP & #JustWrite. Cheers to the hostesses of iPPP, Greta & Sarah, and to Heather of Just Write. Sometimes the days get so busy they fall into one another … Continue reading

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Listen To Your Mother Kansas City!

I’m thrilled to announce that the Listen To Your Mother Show is coming to Kansas City on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at Unity Temple on The Plaza! Please mark your calendars and plan to enjoy an incredible evening … Continue reading

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One Sentence at a Time.

              Jessica Watson is a mom to five, four in her arms and one in her heart. After the loss of her infant daughter in 2007, Jessica left the corporate world behind, vowed to … Continue reading

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The Writer Who Forgot For Awhile

        Michelle Longo is a writer and blogger from northern New Jersey who dreams of someday moving to southern California.  By day she slings paperwork, but by night she pours her heart out on her blog, The … Continue reading

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I am Worth Hearing.

Today’s Writing Prompt at Fadra’s place: What feels overwhelming to you right now and how are you coping?   I’m overwhelmed that the twins are out of school and I’ve lost control over them lately. It’s two against one and … Continue reading

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Potty Training Twins: Wherein Mommy Fails

**I wrote this post on  August 6, 2008, back in the days when I blogged primarily about raising my twins (who were then 2 1/2 years old) and related struggles. Back in the days when no one read my blog. … Continue reading

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Surprise!

I’m not here today. Instead, you can find me HERE. I’ve written a guest post on motherhood for my bloggy friend Courtenay , who happens to have twins of her own! You can find her on twitter at @IaSoupMama. Please be … Continue reading

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Road, Roots and Growth

Special thanks to Khristian Howell and Michelle Mangen for designing my beautiful button! My brain is brimming with Blissdom takeaways. I’m all swirly with realizations. 1.) I’m afraid to make myself vulnerable to others. I’m terrified of rejection. Hours are spent worrying … Continue reading

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Things I Can’t Say

Today you can find me at @ShellThings, Things I Can’t Say, talking about my Blog Conference Fears. I am going to be at Blissdom this time next week, and let’s just say I’m freaking out. A lot. So CLICK HERE to read … Continue reading

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What do YOU do?

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about my job description because I loathe the question “What do you do?” and because I’m too chicken shit to call myself a writer when push comes to shove (and because I’m not “just a mom”). … Continue reading

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