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I Married an Introvert

If you know me, you probably know that I am not an introvert. I like big groups of friends. I like having people. I like being able to talk to anyone at anytime. I don’t get (too) nervous when I enter a social situation by myself (Read: Joined the DMMB team without knowing a soul). […]

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10 Things I Learned as a Second-Time Mom

10 Things I Learned as a Second-Time Mom

I am only five months into this having two kids thing, but I have learned a lot in this short amount of time. If you remember, I wrote a post about preparing for number two, and here I am living it. Below are some of the wisdoms I have acquired as we added another baby […]

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Becoming the Dad I Never Had

Father’s Day is coming up, and the dads are taking over! Stay tuned all week as we hear from several awesome local dads, and be blessed by these glimpses into the mind and heart of a father. One of the greatest joys of my life is being a father to my daughter. I’m honored beyond […]

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Ella Alana: Handmade Creations From A Local Mom – Giveaway

Today’s GIVEAWAY is from Ella Alana – a local mama specializing in contemporary, trendy, and fun handmade clothing and gifts for babies and children. At Ella Alana, we want to make the very best, to help you give the very best for those special babies, girl or boy, in your lives. The Mom Behind Ella […]

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