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Secret Moms Club

By Shannon E. Franklin When my son was around eight weeks old, I had to go to a site visit and committee meeting for an event in which I was volunteering. It was the first time I’d left the house without my baby, but it was also the first time I realized the significance (or […]

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Mompreciation

By MJ Ali This is the last post in our May series on motherhood, and I’m keeping it simple: Thank you to the mothers—and mothering men—no longer here. Mom Thank you for your strength, resilience and humor. For a woman from your generation who would have rather been a surgeon than a mom, you saw […]

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Mother

By Abigail Edwards Sacrificial Heart of gold Arms always welcoming Ready to hold   Openhearted No judgment or fear Ever advising With wisdom and cheer   She values tradition And blessing those ’round With gifts of the heart And the hands; they abound   She asks for so little And cares through and through As […]

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