Month: January 2019

Extracurricular Nonsense | What Do Your Kids Really Need After School?
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Extracurricular Nonsense

Most of us moms are waiting until the day someone finds us out and hands out the Worst Mom of the Year certificate. We’re each holding onto a different issue filled with guilt. There seem to be all these societal “rules” to follow that none of us can keep up with. And here’s my secret […]

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If You Couldn't Hide Your Pain | Seeing Brokenness Might Heal Us All

If You Couldn’t Hide Your Pain

Years ago, I read The Illumination, a collection of short stories based on the premise of a world in which suddenly everyone’s pain becomes visible light, illuminating from the source of the pain. The light would increase with the pain – the greater the pain the brighter and more beautiful the light. All types of […]

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One Day When I'm Successful | Overcoming Imposter Syndrome

One Day When I’m Successful

A few months ago, I was sitting in a meeting and pulled up Doodle to work on scheduling something. I sighed and mumbled under my breath, “One day when I’m successful I won’t have to be the one to schedule all these meetings.” I didn’t mean much by it other than I find scheduling meetings […]

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