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Parents Night Out – Making Time For Yourselves

Don’t forget to keep that spark alive! As parents, it is so easy to get caught up in our everyday lives. Between work, school, kids, pets, family, sports, extracurricular activities, hobbies, and making sure that everyone is clean and fed, we don’t have a lot of free time left over. However, just as important as […]

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New Year, New Me

New Year, New Me?

Mama’s Resolutions for the Coming Year You could say that this past year was a big one for my daughter, E, and me – life-changing really. I found my sense of independence after living with my mother for many months. I moved out, found a place for E and me to call home, I turned […]

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Divorce is Not a Dirty Word

DIVORCE! Yes, I said it (or wrote it, rather). I say it multiple times a week. There are many words that are far dirtier and make me cringe, but why should this seven-letter word be something that people whisper about, afraid to say at a normal decibel? I say it so often because it is a […]

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The Struggle Is So Real

It’s a hot and lovely Central New York day. We are trying to decide where to go get ice cream. A treat to ourselves because it’s so unbearably hot. “Sno Top or Gannon’s?” I ask. “Deciding between the two? The struggle is so real,” he says. We say it all the time, jokingly, and we laugh. […]

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