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Real Talk Wednesday: Grief

They say the five stages of grief are denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance. (Source) But when someone is diagnosed with a terminal disease, I think you start grieving right then even though they are still with you. My uncle was the crazy one, the fun one, demented, weird, and nutso. He loved BIG and… Continue reading Real Talk Wednesday: Grief

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Real Talk Wednesday: Grandma’s Estate

A couple weeks ago, we went through the last of Grandma's things and divided it up amongst the family. Whatever we didn't keep got donated. There's just something so final about that. And while I knew things at Goodwill once belonged to someone, it gave new meaning to all the trinkets you find on the… Continue reading Real Talk Wednesday: Grandma’s Estate

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How to Move with Kids in Tow

Lord, I was so excited when we bought our new house! This place is going to be so great for us and I just cannot wait to get into it. Then the reality of packing and moving hit, and well...I gotta say it did dampen the excitement a bit. But I got my head back… Continue reading How to Move with Kids in Tow

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Real Talk Wednesday

It's been a couple weeks since I've done a Real Talk Wednesday! But I figured the week of the time change would be the perfect time. Because My. Kids. Are. Cray! What is it about the time change that make kids act like deranged lunatics? And did I mention that we school at home? On… Continue reading Real Talk Wednesday

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De-Stigmatizing Depression

Depression is an odd thing. Sometimes when you're right in the middle of it, you don't even know it. It's only when you're out the other side and can look back that you realize how bad things really were. But why is it so hard to understand when someone else has depression? There is plenty… Continue reading De-Stigmatizing Depression

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Real-Talk Wednesday- Goodbye to an Incredible Woman

This last week our family lost one of it's most beloved members: my husband's Grandmother. She was sweet and sassy and kind and always ready for a laugh. She and I bonded over our shared love of chocolate and the fact that we were fellow (spunky) redheads. She loved to talk about new recipes that… Continue reading Real-Talk Wednesday- Goodbye to an Incredible Woman

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Real-Talk Wednesday

Deep thoughts today: "You know it's bad when you plan all your outfits around the fact that you don't want to shave your legs." Behold, the ugly side of fashion blogging! ha! ~Jamie

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Real-Talk Wednesday

Welcome to another Real-Talk Wednesday! Or, as I'm calling it today, All the Crazy Stuff my 4 Year old Does...Wednesday! ha! ha! Not quite as catchy, though! So here we go! Things my 4 year old did this week: Ran with the large(sharp!) kitchen scissors Tore toy packaging into tiny bits and tried to flush… Continue reading Real-Talk Wednesday

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Real-Talk Wednesday

Hello! Welcome to my new series called Real-Talk Wednesday! I want to keep it real with you and not just show you the fun outfits I've been wearing. Because SO.MUCH life happens over here, I thought it'd be fun (therapeutic) to talk about how it all goes down; the good, bad, and the straight up… Continue reading Real-Talk Wednesday