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Mothering is all about grace. Sometimes when you lower your standards, you gift yourself grace.     My entire life, I’ve been a “yes” person. I’ve always thought I could take on one more thing, one more thing, one more thing. Room...
Weight, our favorite subject— it's a complicated thing for almost all women. Most women, at one point or another, have struggled with their weight. My struggle started when I was 7-years-old. That’s right, SEVEN YEARS OLD. Do you want...
I believe 2021 will slowly evolve into a better year.      In the meantime, as I’ve navigated these first few weeks/months of 2021 (which have felt a little chaotic in my world!), a few mantras have been running on repeat to...
Relationships can be H A R D ... am I right?   Maybe someone in your immediate family battles with addiction or mental illness, or perhaps someone very close to you tends to be narcissistic or just plain forgetful. These traits...
Have you ever looked at a mirror but somehow avoided your reflection? I did that for a while. I would find myself making sure I looked presentable, but I avoided actually looking at myself in my bathroom mirror.   My body...
The author, Jen Hatmaker, recently wrote a post talking about the things that she does for her morning self and night self in order to take care of her 'sweet self.' First off, I would like to say that...
Rare Disease Day takes place on the last day of February each year to raise awareness of conditions commonly unknown to the public. Two-year-old Eli Amundson is 1 in under 500 individuals around the world to be born with Rothmund-Thomson...
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Emotions 101

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Emotions run wild in motherhood; if only there was a class for that ...     Hello Class!   Simmer down ... today, we are discussing emotions and how they affect us. Merriam – Websters Dictionary defines emotions as "a conscious mental reaction (such...
Take note: these cast tips will save you if your child ever breaks a leg!   My dad always told me, “When your child is hurt, you feel it.” When my 3-year-old son broke his leg this past month … boy,...
Sometimes when you dig deep, it forces you to embrace the shallow.   2021. Are we still pandemic-ing? Well, we're still asking ourselves: virtual or in-person? Work from home or at the office?  Curbside or delivery? Surprise– buying a new planner did...

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Living in the Lou: Florissant Has All That and More!

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  Why do I love Florissant? History. Culture. Diversity. Hidden back roads. Amazing river views. 20 parks. And, the best neighbors anyone could ask for.       Florissant...