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Flager College

St. Augustine, I’m Sorry

The first time I drove over the Bridge of Lions into downtown St. Augustine, I was a senior in high school coming to tour Flagler College. I will never forget being so overwhelmed by the picturesque view of the historic buildings, the Bayfront, and the Intracoastal Waterway. I decided right then and there that this […]

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We are #staugustinestrong

I love St. Augustine. I claimed this city, much like the Spanish explorers who first planted their flag onto the mainland 450 years ago. When my husband asked me to marry him, I was living in Gainesville, Ga. I stipulated that I would agree to marriage if he would move to St. Augustine. I could envision […]

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Election 2016: A Mother’s Plea

Unless you live under a rock you’re well aware that there is a US presidential election coming up. In fact, living under a rock may not even be enough to protect you from the constant presidential election talk. Rest assured that this sentence is the only time you will see the words Trump, Clinton, conservative or […]

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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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Alligator Farm

St. Augustine’s October Bucket List

After the dust settles with school starting, my family looks forward to Fall Fun. Having kids brings fall fun to another epic level. Over the last couple of years, my family has tried all the family fun in St. Augustine–the good and the bad. With something to do every weekend, it’s always tough to choose! Here […]

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