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Keeping Gratitude on the Table

Before we eat dinner, my husband and I share something we’re grateful for. It’s a tradition we started shortly after we were married and decided to have dinner at the table instead of in front of the television like we’d done for years. Occasionally, it’s a big thing like, “I’m grateful the tests came back […]

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{MMB Thankful Series} :: Thank You, Pregnancy

I’m so thankful for the miracle of pregnancy and birth. It’s what brings our amazing chil-dren into this life with us – a beautiful thing, right? In light of the Thanksgiving holiday, I’ve decided to compile a list of Thank You Notes to those nine month long pregnancy quirks and experiences we go through. Because […]

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{MMB Thankful Series} :: Material Mom

“We are living in a material world, and I am a material [mom]” When I was pregnant and making lists (coping mechanism?), my mom repeatedly told me about how she slept in a wicker laundry basket as a baby and turned out just fine. I pinned all sorts of “only the crap you really need” […]

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Our Turkey on the Table

Our Turkey on the Table

It’s amazing how the retail world wants us to just skip over Thanksgiving and move right into Christmas. Don’t get me wrong – I love Christmas and it is my favorite holiday. However, Thanksgiving holds a special place in my heart and is a holiday that prepares us for the joy of the Christmas season. […]

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{MMB Thankful Series} :: Mom Time

As a mom, I’m the most thankful for my children’s health and happiness, for the person they have shaped me to be, and for teaching me the true meaning of unconditional, undying love. Our children are our greatest blessings in life. As a mother, I am also thankful for moments spent without those hard-headed, demanding […]

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