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One of the most important jobs we have as parents is to teach our kids right from wrong. In order to do that, we sometimes have to string words together that we wouldn't normally use in the same sentence....
We (and by “we” I mean mostly my husband) spent our Memorial Day weekend replacing the floor in our downstairs half-bath. Why, you ask? Our three-year-old lacks skill in the "peeing-in-the-potty-with-precision" arena. Our less permeable new floor should hold up well against...

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"So, what's on the agenda for today?" He asks me this question every morning as we get ready... He showers, shaves, gets all handsome and fancy, smelling good in his collared shirts and slacks, while I put on the cleanest pair...
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Summer Reading for Moms

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As I said in Summer Reading Programs for Kids, reading is one of my favorite things. And summer reading is definitely NOT just for kids! I love crafting my summer reading list every year, trying to find books that...
I sat in my doctor’s office staring at the test. Willing with eye daggers for two pink lines to appear. Praying silently that my doctor would say those two words I really wanted to hear, “It’s positive.” And when...
My heart broke as a mom this week: The sources of that pain generated far from Atlanta -- 2,500 miles away in Palo Alto and 500 miles away in Orlando -- but I felt a crushing pain in my...
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View from the Backseat

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I was in the checkout line at Publix the other day and overheard the 20-something’s phone conversation in front of me. She was chatting away at how “terrible the service was,” at what I presumed to be her favorite...
With all the hustle, have you taken a moment to stop and think what's really important this summer? I miss my kiddos during the school year.  I feel like they are gone all day, every day.  Even when they get home, things...
It’s summer! Okay, I know that according to the calendar summer doesn’t officially begin until June 20th, but southern etiquette says you can wear white after Memorial Day, thus kicking of the southern summer season. One of my favorite...
To celebrate the beginning of summer, I took my kids to Family Night at our favorite chicken restaurant. The place was absolutely packed with kids hyped up on the promise of freedom. The play area looked like a giant...

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Atlanta Holiday Guide:: 2021 Holiday Gift Guide

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Tis the season to be gifting, fa la la la laaa la la la la! From teachers to grandparents, kiddos to coworkers, Atlanta Mom...