Tag Archives: children

Lessons for My Daughter

Photo by Mustafa Omar on Unsplash By Shannon E. Franklin When we found out I was pregnant, we decided to be simultaneously revolutionary and old-fashioned by not finding out the sex of our baby before it was born. We wanted to squeeze as much magic out of those months as possible, and not knowing was fun and exciting […]

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Tips for the Time Challenged

By MJ Ali We’ve all been there. A deadline creeps up. It could be a goal or task we set, or one set by our boss or partner or child. If you can’t seem to make a list, it’s okay. You’re not alone. A lot of people use mind mapping and other organizational tools successfully, […]

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I Never Knew I Would Feel This Way… About a Hot Shower

By Shannon E. Franklin Before becoming a mom, it felt important to express gratitude for the big things in my life. A comfortable home. Family and friends. Unexpected opportunities. Now that my days are a mostly frenzied mix of conference calls and diaper changes, I no longer take for granted the routine activities of the […]

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