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Our Spring Break 2021: Choosing to Go Back to Basics

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Spring Break 2020 kicked itself off with canceled flights and suitcases we were too depressed to unpack when we called off our trip to...

A Reflection on 2020

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Keep your perspective along with your reflection on 2020.   What a dumpster fire this year has been. What a sh**show this year has been.  What a decade...

Let’s Talk About Sex…and the Lies We Need to Stop Telling...

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TRIGGER WARNING: I am about to talk about sex. I know not everyone is comfortable talking about sex. I am. Please proceed with caution.   Something...

I Tried an Online Design Service

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  We had just moved into our home the week before COVID officially showed up in St. Louis (talk about timing!). As the working-from-home...

Conquering (inner) Criticism in the Times of Covid: A Working Mom’s...

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“Mama, breathe, there’s no award for being the hardest working mom of the year.”   This is more a reminder for myself, but if it is...

Moms in the Lou: Up Close with St. Louis City Treasurer...

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1) Tell us about you! We know you're a St. Louis local. :) I'm a daddy's girl, unapologetically black, and sometimes, I'm petty! I...

Navigating Parenting as You Go: That’s How This Gig Works

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Until you have kids, you can only guess how you will tackle the challenge of parenting. And chances are, you are going to guess...

When Your Plan Doesn’t Go According to Plan: A Journey to...

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Everyone has their own birth story. Sometimes they have an elaborate birth plan. Occasionally everything goes according to that plan, but most times, we...

Taking Three Months of Maternity Leave, but I’ll Be Back!

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I’ll be the first to admit that making the life-changing decision to have a baby on my own terms is a privilege. My husband...

Gratitude: The Greatest Quarantine Lesson We Can Learn

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Making sense out of chaos by applying gratitude lends the balance needed to endure a hard situation. It's been weeks since the onset of the...