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W/Kids Series: Exercising with Kids

Qualifying for the Boston Marathon was on my bucket list.  Before I had kids that is.  I soon realized that for that dream, I’d probably have to trade in three little cute cheeks. I am fairly disciplined in ensuring that exercise is part of my schedule, but right here is one of my biggest challenges in motherhood– getting…
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W/Kids Series: Grieving with Kids

This Mother’s Day was the hardest one I’ve experienced yet.  There was the usual screaming, tantrums. And then there was vomit from each of my three little beings.  But truthfully, what made it heavy and horrible was that just this weekend, I found out that a couple in my church experienced the death of their baby in the…
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W/Kids Series: Blogging with Kids

About seven years ago to this day, www.aboutbeingold.com was created. I was newly married and ready to change the world, one blog post at a time.  Every evening after work, I would come home and write furiously since each day I was learning new things about the older generation that just made my mind boggle!  For a creative…
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103

If there should be anything sweet about grieving, it may be remembering the good times.  If Mama had lived three more months, she would have turned 103 today.  Life just isn’t the same without her sweet, snarky remarks.  I miss hearing the sound of her tapping on the kitchen table as she waited for food.  I miss her…