6 months

weight: 19.9 lbs | height: 26.5 in This last month you leapt from newborn to mobile baby. You’re sitting up, army crawling with speed, laughing at everything your sister does, sucking on two newly-emerged teeth, and learning that mama is no longer physically attached to you (major bummer). Each and every day, I get to […]

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2 months

Dear Birdie, I completely missed your one month mark. Such is the existence of the second born, I suppose. By one month, you were already smiling goofy smiles. Your neck muscles were already strong. All around, you seemed much older than four weeks. You accomplished a lot cooking that extra week past your due date. […]

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Management Mania

Article: WORLD Magazine just published a report on the mismanagement of TeenMania in “Management Mania.” It feels like the end of a long, bloody war to finally see this organization discredited so openly by yet another very public source. When I first joined the Recovering Alumni community back in 2010 (after being afraid to speak […]

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On our Anniversary

My Dear Husband, Seven years ago today, we chose each other. We promised to learn and grow together through good times and bad; to love each other, respect each other, and support each other as long as we live. We’ve done a lot these seven years. I earned a college degree. You earned a college […]

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