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Cloth Diapering Year in Review

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Of all the parenting choices we/I have made over the last year, cloth diapering got the most exclamations of, “OMG WOW ARE YOU REALLY GONNA DO THAT?!” So I’m mildly proud to say, Yeah, we did that. But honestly, cloth diapering was not that difficult. Changing a cloth diaper really …

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Now or (whe)Never

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My social media feed is currently peppered with posts about how terrible 2016 was, from the hit parade of celebrity deaths (NOT CARRIE FISHER…DO NOT WAAAAAANT) to the ongoing carnage in Syria to terror attacks seemingly every other week to the election that demonstrated a collective loss of sanity and …

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School Daze

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Timehop pulled up this gem from last year and reminded me of students’ quarterly scramble to turn their grade around. I joked that should I ever hear of Fire Monkey doing this to his overworked and underpaid teachers, the consequences will be far more dire than if he had accepted …

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Mama’s Postpartum Must-haves

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This post contains affiliate links because money is helpful but I encourage you to buy preloved whenever possible! A baby is kind of like a new car…once you have one, you immediately start noticing everyone else who has one or is going to have one. As we round out the fifth …

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Phenomenal Women

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Impending motherhood has changed my perspective on, well, everything, but in particular I feel connected to the women in my community in a new way. At the beginning of the week, we had a meeting of children’s ministry workers for our church, and I left feeling so refreshed by the company …