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Adrienne Dickson

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What Is Normal?

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Years ago, my husband and I took a dream trip to Italy. We fell in love with the history, the architecture and, of course, the food. During our time there, we had some really...

Rice Rice Baby

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As I was recently thinking back to a previous post of mine, my thoughts turned to tip #2 where I gave an example of making more than you will eat so that you can...

The Kids Are Alright… All Right Here in My Bed {The Tale of A...

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It's 2 a.m. and all is silent. Well, all except for the sound of a sweet little voice whispering, "Mommy." Awoken from a deep sleep and bleary-eyed, I try to make out the figure...

Second-Best Mommy

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Second-Best Mommy. A title I wear proudly. I managed to earn this one warm, sunny afternoon in the Spring of 2019. I was having a conversation with my sweet 9-year-old when I jokingly said,...

Could It Be ADD?

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The first inclination I had of my son having ADD was when he turned 4 and I was filling out the age-appropriate questionnaire from the pediatrician. One of the questions asked whether or not...

Mommy, Will You Snuggle Me?

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Just reading the title of this post makes me want to cry. You see, behind this title there is a little boy calling out these exact words to me. Well, he's not little anymore....

When Did That Happen?

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Have you ever smelled something cooking on the stove that reminded you of being in your Granny's kitchen when you were little? Have you ever heard a song on the radio that instantly takes...

I Found What I Needed

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August 1st of this year, I received a call that would change my life. On the other end, the caller reviewed some things we had spoken about in a prior conversation. As my heart...

Realistic Self-Care for the Mamas

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It seems like self-care is the new, trendy buzz word everyone is throwing around. I can't read a blog article or scroll through social media without seeing mention of it. As a Mom, you...

The Name Game

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As Sophia Petrillo would say: Picture it, Summer 1987. A young girl is rocking a side ponytail, two pairs of fluorescent colored socks and acid wash denim shorts. She is playing hopscotch with her best...

Write Your Own Story

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I recently had dinner with a new friend. She just started her very first professional job after finishing her advanced degree and was in the midst of planning her wedding. She reminded me so...

It’s 5 O’Clock Somewhere

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It's 5 o'clock. Stomachs start to grumble, kids start to get crabby and patience is nowhere to be found. You're tired. They're hangry (hungry/tired/angry). Dinner is still an hour away. The "witching hour," as...

I’m NOT a Minivan Mom

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Imagine your neighbor just put in a beautiful, inground pool complete with a volleyball net, slide, diving board and beautiful landscaping. You admire the pool from afar and think it is very nice, but...

What Do You Do?

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This is a question that paralyzes me. I am asked this question in a variety of situations: when meeting new people, when my husband walks in the door from work, when filling out a...