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Jordyn’s Birth Story

Today, my little girl turned 5. It was on this day, 5 years ago, I gave birth to my very first child. Just like that, I became a mother. Her mother. My life, forever changed. I remember everything so clearly – the drive to the hospital to be induced at 6am. It was dark outside, the moon was full and …

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Loving a Recovered Addict

**This is our story.  Don’t worry – my husband gave his blessing before I posted this! Addiction: the persistent, COMPULSIVE need for and use of a habit-forming substance known by the user to be harmful. (merriam-webster dictionary) It’s a chronic psychological illness that affects approximately 10% of our population. In fact, addiction is more common than diabetes, which occurs in …

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Excuse the Mess…

. . . but the kids are making memories wreaking havoc!! Whoever said “Happiness is a clean and organized home” obviously didn’t have kids.  Plus, we all know happiness is yoga pants and not having to wear a bra.  (Pizza and/or a glass of wine may be involved, also.) Gone are the days of walking barefoot without fear of stepping …

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