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Flash Back Friday| Mom Blog “I Love My Mommy’s Big Ole Fat Ass”

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Today I’m flashing back to 2007. Miablo was 3. I couldn’t tell you the time, place, or context. In fact I don’t recall any detail except for the words that came out of her mouth, “I love my Mommy‚Äôs big…
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Parenting| Alternative Discipline Methods| Natural Consequences and Rewards

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Last week I wrote an anecdote on why we don’t spank. This week I want to provide you with one of my favorite alternative discipline methods and how I implement it. This method is used on my school aged child….
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Mom Blog| My Daughter Hates My Singing Voice

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It’s no secret; I’m never going to have a breakout career in singing. Even though in one of my vivid dreams NBC’s The Voice reached out to me and asked me to star on their next season it would never…
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Parenting| Anecdotal On Why We Don’t Spank

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Everyone has “that friend” who insists that the only way to parent is to spank. With my first child I was a young mother and I looked to my more experienced friends for guidance. I initially insisted that I would…
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