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Jack,  I’m writing this the night before your third birthday. It’s way too late for you to be napping, but you are. You’re curled up against me, breathing deep and slow and radiating so much heat that I’m starting to sweat (you’ve always been a little furnace, from day one). The simple act of watching […]


Three Years a Mom: Happy Birthday, Baby Jack.

  He’s learning to swim. This slays me with cuteness. He’s learning to kick his feet, blow bubbles in the water, and push himself along the wall. Living in Florida, it’s just so important for him to learn how to swim…but I had no idea it was going to be so dang cute to see.   […]

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My Favorite Things About Being a Mom This Week.

The last few times I’ve mentioned Jack, it’s been in reference to his stomach virus week. In keeping with the focusing on the good (even though it’s all good when it comes to him), I wanted to talk about the happier parts. My favorite things about being a mom right now.  He currently waves goodbye […]

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Favorite Things About Being a Mom This Week.

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