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A New Baby Experience

There is nothing quite like the excitement and anxiousness of taking a new baby from the hospital. Emotions wash over you as you are wheeled out those doors with your bundle of joy in your arms. Congratulations echo through the halls. Pictures are snapped and car seats are checked twice… or maybe more. Off you […]

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Coming To Terms With My C-Section

Having a C-Section is not an ideal birth plan for most women. Let’s be real, neither option is that fantastic. Would you like to get sliced open and have your insides tampered with in order to remove your baby? Or, would you rather stretch your vagina to an unimaginable size to birth your baby through […]

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High Functioning Autism, And Us

High function autism. It’s a term we hear a lot these days. We live in a time where autism and it’s related disorder and conditions are widely diagnosed among children and adults. Not long after my son’s diagnosis, a wonderful and well-meaning friend said to me ‘it seems like everyone is being diagnosed with autism these […]

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The Tiny Dictator Inside Of Me

I am not in control of myself. Not anymore. Sometime, about 6 months ago, I was invaded and taken over! (If you read my last post, you’d know I immediately tried to take control when I found out I was pregnant.) It started out subtlety… random ideas I thought were my own. Like: I should […]

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Attend Star Wars Day In Corona, You Must

The Star Wars Day that our very own Corona Public Library hosts annually is epic. So epic, in fact, that the event has been moved to Circle City Center to accommodate attendees.  We are regular Library-goers and lovers of all things Star Wars. So last year, when we heard about Star Wars Day at the […]

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I Almost Died From My Mental Illness

If you or someone you know is contemplating suicide please call the suicide lifeline – 1-800-273-8255 September is National Suicide Prevention Month, which is kind of ironic because I recently tried to take my own life. I debated internally about writing on this topic, but I feel this is something that needs to be shared. […]

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