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Food

Easy Summer Dessert: Fruit Salad With Honey-Lime Glaze

This fruit salad recipe is my new go-to for summer parties. It’s easy, pretty, and since it’s naturally sweetened with a honey-lime glaze, you can feel better about yourself and your kids indulging in this sweet summer treat.  Perfect Summer Dessert The best summer desserts are light and refreshing. You don’t want anything fussy or […]

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Natural Birth

What Natural Birth Felt Like (For Me)

The words “Natural Birth” can evoke a range of reactions from pregnant mothers. Some cringe, some hope, and some just want an honest woman’s experience to help them pursue their own path (insert me 3 years ago). For those like me who just want an honest opinion, here you go . . . the good, the […]

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Simple Thanksgiving Table Settings

Oh, how I love Thanksgiving! A day set aside to spend quality time with those we love while savoring yummy food and renewing a spirit of thankfulness. While the focus of Thanksgiving should not be the décor, setting a table can be an easy way to show your guests they are welcomed and loved. Being […]

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IUGR Pregnancy

A Letter To IUGR Moms

Dear mom who just got an IUGR (intrauterine growth restriction) diagnosis. I’m so sorry. I can just see you there, laying down, pre-diagnosis, excited to hear another heartbeat, see another ultrasound image, and maybe even find out the sex. I can see the tears building when your Doctor says your baby isn’t growing normally. I can feel your […]

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