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Fall Reading List for Moms

Fall Recommended Reading for Moms

The leaves are (slowly) changing, the temps are (gradually) dropping, and the talk at the breakfast table is of Halloween costumes. It must be fall! And while fall reading is most definitely a year-round activity at our house, there are some books that are just better in autumn. Here are a few of my favorite […]

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Mom's Afternoon Out - Ivviva

{Upcoming Event} Mom’s Afternoon Out sponsored by ivivva

We are excited to announce our first event, and MOMS, this one is just for YOU!  Thanks to our amazing partner, ivivva, you will be able to experience a 45-minute class at Cyc-Buckhead and a VIP shopping experience at their store. We hope to see you on Sunday, September 25! Get your tickets today because spots […]

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facing the mirror

Facing the Mirror

I used to hate mirrors.  Until one day…I stayed.  I searched and I fought to find every morsel of good I could. What would I want my daughter to see when she looked in the mirror one day? The answer to that question was my guide.  (My answer was never “it’s all awful.”  Surprising, huh?) […]

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No such thing as Balance

There is No Such Thing as Balance

We’ve been lied to. We’ve been told over and over again that our work life and our home life should have balance. This is impossible, people. There is no such thing as having everything in your life perfectly balanced. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a stay-at-home mom, work-at-home mom, or work-outside-the-home mom, we’ve been trying […]

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Smoke & Mirrors

Sometimes around late afternoon, usually after a surprisingly uneventful family outing, I’ll look at my babies playing together kindly. I’ll observe as they gesture comically to one another and discuss really “important” things amongst themselves; their murmured chatter and secretive giggling a soft hum creating a personal soundtrack to my day’s end. I’ll smile and watch […]

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