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The 10 Commandments of Gift Giving

Hi ho, hi ho, Christmas is a go! Gear up and get your sparkle on: ’tis the season for sugar cookie consumption overload. Stock up on wrapping paper too, because it’s also gift giving time. Black Friday isn’t just creeping around the corner. It’s barreling towards us. Every store is knocking us over with Christmas […]

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Chattanooga Holiday and Christmas Events

Chattanooga Holidays: Family Holiday Events Roundup 2017

Oh, my goodness! I feel just like Will Ferrell in the movie Elf: “It’s SANTA!” From the holiday events at our children’s school to the ornament exchanges and Christmas cookie decorating, there is so much fun to be had this season – whether you decide to stay indoors or venture outside! Happy Holidays in Chattanooga […]

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You are Enough, Momma

You are Enough, Momma

“I’m the good mom.” “No, I’m the good mom.” “Take it back!” “Never! You’ll never be as good as me!!!” Imagine two moms duking it out over their workplace and household achievements. Demanding that, because of one of their children’s achievements, they must be better than the other. Grappling at every tangible piece of evidence […]

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Screen Free Kids

Screen Free Kids

Screen free: I know it’s unheard of with screens even at gas station to entertain us while we pump gas. Screens are everywhere! Over a year ago we significantly cut down our daughter’s screen time. We have weaned it down to practically zero. It hasn’t been easy, but it has been worth it. She was like […]

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Dealing with the Sugar Conundrum

Dealing with the Sugar Conundrum

The Season of Candy cometh. We’ve been quite happily candy-free in our house since about May. That was when I dumped the leftover Easter candy into a bowl and delivered it to the dorm boys at Baylor, the private high school where we live. I have four kids, three of whom acquire candy at school, […]

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