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I remember playing at the park and felt so bad when I saw a toddler having all kinds of big feelings which turned into a giant slap to his mom's face. My son was 2.5 at the time and...
Summer encompasses all the feels- magical moments watching your children swim in a pool together, taking family bike rides, maybe adventuring in a new place. There is more sunlight, warmth, bbqs, and celebrations. Summer brings the idea or expectation...
My fingers pulled the door shut in the last of my four sons' bedrooms and I tiptoed into my room. I sat on the bed reflecting on the past day. I recounted the moments- school pick up/drop off, meal...
I could hear it- the escalation of voices going back and forth. As the arguing grew closer to yelling, I felt a tenseness in the air. I began tiptoeing to where two of my boys were playing, certain I...
Dear Single Mom and Sister, I will never forget the moment you called me to tell me you were pregnant. There was both terror and excitement in your voice. You knew in that moment that you would be doing this...
Hello there! I cannot tell you how excited I am to be part of the Lansing Mom writing community, not only because of the honor that comes from joining the incredibly inspiring and supportive women that comprise this group,...
International Women’s Day is March 8th and began in 1911. This global celebration honors the political, social, economical, and cultural achievements of women. It is also a day of action: to support women-owned businesses and female-focused charities, to continue...
Black History Month occurs once a year to celebrate achievements by African Americans. Black people had, and continue to have, a central role in American history. This is a time to recognize that. Now is the time for celebrating...
It was a normal afternoon—making dinner, tidying up the house, and getting ready for our family’s evening routine. Blocks filled the living room floor as the kids built, bringing their ideas to life. Once the top block was placed,...
The holidays are here and we never pass up a good book to go with them! While Christmas books are abundant, we love reading with our kids about how different places and people celebrate. So, I rounded up this...

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