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MOMS NIGHT OUT RECAP | SUMMER LOVIN’ AT THE FREIGHT HOUSE

We couldn’t have asked for a better night for our summertime Moms Night Out on July 12 at the Freight House in downtown Davenport. We loved connecting nearly 200 moms!  (Thanks to Giraffe Photography for all the wonderful photos!) We believe in bringing moms together – we do it every day online and we love that we can […]

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THE FOREVER OF LOSING YOUR BABY

We don’t post about it enough on the blog. It’s not a good conversation starter when you’re out to dinner with friends. But it’s something many of us have to live with on a daily basis. The loss of your baby, no matter how young or old, is forever. A forever of missing that part […]

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FILL MY BUCKET PLEASE

Words of affirmation, one of my top love languages. I have plenty of opportunity to put my love language to work being a wife of a hard working husband, mom of three eager to please sons, and mentor to a team of business owners. Quite honestly much of my day is spent pouring into others. And […]

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TALK TO YOUR BOYS ABOUT PERIODS

Hanging out with my kids in my favorite light gray maxi skirt, I noticed a rust colored stain in the vicinity of my knee. I lamented out loud about it, hoping the stain would come out, and wondering how that had happened. My seven year old son suggested, “Maybe it’s from your period.” His faulty […]

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THE SWEET SPOT OF PARENTING

The first years When I had a two-year-old and a new baby, people would tell me, “Enjoy these days. They go by fast.” These words of advice were shared with good intentions. They were shared by lots of people over and over again. While I believed their words 100%, every single time someone looked at […]

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IS THIS JUST ME? FINDING BELONGING IN THE MIDST OF PAIN

  An interesting thing happens when you have persistent health issues. You can begin to fight your own body. Both mentally and physically. Over the last two years I’ve felt intense anger and even hatred for my body or parts of my body. Startling, but true. While others’ bodies seem to love them and react […]

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