And Grace Will Lead Her Home

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It has been such a crazy year for me. I told you I had my second son, and when I was on maternity leave, we had workers in and out of our house for different maintenance items (roof, air conditioner, punctured pipe from the roof repair which left us with a hole in our ceiling ...

Can You Really Have It All?

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Healthy family life, successful career, and enriching spiritual life. Sounds like the perfect trifecta, but can it actually be achieved? Well, once you get the answer, pass it along my way! Back in my "serial reality show watcher" days, I recall when Bethenny Frankel was first on The Real Housewives. She started as a "single and ...

I Hate Being the Newbie

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I'm about a month into my new job, and I still love it! For that, I am too grateful. But there's one thing I figured out that I can't stand—being the newbie.  And it's basically broken down into three parts: meeting new people, proving yourself, and knowing the unwritten rules. Meeting New People There are about 100+ ...

Won’t HE Do It?

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Ladies and gentlemen, if you love reading posts about my mishaps and unfortunate situations, this ain't the blog post for you! No laughing at my pain here! This is a good ol' fashioned praise report! :D So, I got a new job. Not just any job (because I wasn't about to leave my job until the ...

When’s Baby Number Two?

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The moment I told people that Jayden could walk, the response I received always hinted at having another kid. 8O "You know that means he's making way for the next child, right?" "He's just letting you guys know that he's ready for a sibling." "Now that he can walk, you need another crawler." ... as if these people are ...

Officially a (Tired) Working Mom

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I got through my first week back at work after my maternity leave. It wasn't as bad as I expected. There is a LOT of work for me to do, but I don't really mind that. What I do mind? The early mornings and long commutes. :mad: I wake up every morning at 4 a.m. (Yes, there's ...

Pregnant and Job Hunting

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Those words sound like they shouldn't even go together, right? Well, I did it anyways! Haha! (Hey, you can't be successful if you don't try, right?) At nearly six months pregnant, I tried to muster up the strength to look cute and professional AND hide my baby bump. Let's break this up into stages, shall ...