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I've read a lot lately about us trusting our intuition as moms, the experts of our own children and the ones who know them best. And I'm 100% on board. I think no one can be as fierce an...
A few years ago you wouldn’t have seen what you see on the Internet today. You especially wouldn’t have seen therapy talked about so openly -- on the web or in person. Times have changed. People’s mental health has...
Forged in a Pandemic

Forged in a Pandemic

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Well, here we are. Dipping our toes into the unknown waters of 2021, the promise of a return to normal still ahead of us but not yet within reach. I don't know about you, but it's not quite what I...
A Very Moody Book Review

A Very Moody Book Review

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One of the most influential books I read this year is also one that has the most...controversial title, but if you’re willing to overlook what might be a rather unusual name, you might find a book you want to...
"How are you doing, mama?" A friend casually posted this question on her Facebook page. GIFS and funny comments followed her post. It stopped me in my tracks, though. Because I'm not sure how I'm doing. One day, I get the...
What comes to mind when you hear the word trauma? Maybe a specific traumatic event or some violent physical harm, or maybe you’ve heard the word used so broadly and applied so frequently you cannot pinpoint any specific meaning....
I’m not myself when I’m depressed. I’m not a good mom when I’m depressed, I’m not a good wife when I’m depressed, but I’m most certainly not a good friend when I’m depressed. Each season of motherhood is different; some...
I’m not skinny. I never have been, really. I was a healthy kid, curvy teen, and now I’m an “ultra plush” mom of four. My pants always wear holes in the thighs, the back of my arms wave as much...
My husband is a mental health therapist. Though he obviously can't ethically offer me counseling on the side, nor would I want him to (hello, half of the problems I need to discuss come from sharing my house with...
I can feel it at the back of my mind. That jittery numb feeling that is so compelling to sink into and feel nothing. It's the fly that you can hear but can't see and it drives you crazy....
I made a ratatouille tonight. It’s my first time making this intricate, labor-intensive dish, and it’s all thanks to the CSA I joined this year. I’d love to tell you how joining a CSA really has made my year...
Once, many moons ago, I was a fit person. I woke up every morning at 5:30 and hit up Gold’s Gym before my family awoke. After coming home to breakfast with my husband and littles, I would watch some...

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100+ Family Fun Things to Do in the Smokies

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Families come from far and wide to vacation in the Smokies. For East Tennesseans, it’s easy to spend the afternoon, the day or even...

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