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Tribe by Tribe, I’m Building My Village

For a few months now, I’ve reflected on who my ‘tribe’ really is. Because I’ve heard this word used SO much, I had started thinking I had to have a core group of lifelong best friends. But, I’m releasing the pressure, my friends. There’s no way that one small tribe can replace the village that is […]

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Richmond Area Schools Remain Closed Wednesday January 11th

As we eagerly await the sunshine and warmer temps that will melt the snow and ice, most Richmond area schools remain closed. Some private schools have resumed classes with delayed start times, so be sure to check their websites for updates. All the counties have reported they will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday. Amelia County Chesterfield […]

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This Is Us Makes Me a Better Parent

“This Is Us” Makes Me a Better Parent

  It’s a cult following. For me it started with Parenthood where I dreamed of having 4 kids (before I even had 1). That glorious and beautiful show ended in a bucketful of tears and a dream of naming a child Millie…but Millie’s a little too close to Ellie, the name of my oldest daughter. Now, […]

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I am that Mom…and you are too.

More than six years ago, I dropped my son off in his infant classroom for his very first day. As a first time mom and an employee of his school, I was adamant on not being that mom. You know, one of those moms that stresses everyone out with too many needs, or not enough.  The one […]

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THE 12 DAYS

The Twelve Days of Motherhood

  As the Twelve Days of Christmas come to an end, here is a little song I think we can all relate to. On the first day of motherhood my dear child gave to me, A toy stuck in the neighbor’s tree. On the second day of motherhood my dear child gave to me, Two […]

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