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Author Archive | Sabrina

back to school

I Love the School Year (and so do my kids)!

Don’t get me wrong, I like summer vacation. But we thrive on routine. It’s back to school, and this year I have four kids attending the same school! (All the praise hands). I currently have a kindergartner, third, fourth, and fifth grader — and they all love school. Just like me, they like knowing exactly how the […]

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MMB slip n slide summer

Old-Fashioned Summer Fun

My kiddos really are chill just staying at home. Why do we feel like we have to be “on the go”?  Especially during the summer? As a single, full-time working mom, I was scrambling to figure out what to do with my kids the 5 short weeks of summer break they get (yep, you read […]

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Memphis Moms Blog stressed saying no

Saying NO is hard to do

Saying no is so hard for me. Sometimes, when the request isn’t something bad, it’s especially hard to say no.   I want to come through and I want to help where I’m needed — but in this season I need to say no and learn be okay with it. I feel so overwhelmed right […]

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Reflection in mirror of teenage girl

Precocious Puberty

My eight-year-old daughter is trapped in an eleven-year old’s body; no joke. My daughter moved in with us when she was four years old when we were still in the pre-adoptive stage. I noticed she had a bottle of deodorant. I didn’t think she was old enough for that yet, so I put it up in […]

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