Surgery 3.0

*I have a private blog, where I blog to Olivia, so that one day she can open it and read it. This is a blog post, I wrote to her. It was too good for me to revise to make another version for everyone else. So enjoy.  Dear Olivia, You just had your third surgery. […]

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& Life Goes On

Life without a three year old would be quite boring. I’m about 99.999% sure of that. The other 0.001% goes to thinking how stress free my life would be. One day this last week, I was picking up O from school (that’s what we call daycare), I walked into the office not really paying attention […]

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Dear Stay at home Mom

So a few weeks back I saw a blog about working moms who use stay at home moms as their back up plan for a babysitter. While I don’t doubt that some people may do that, unintentionally or intentionally. I wanted to shed a little light from the other side. Dear stay at home Mom, […]

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“3 steps”

As a mom, wife, homemaker and nurse I try to stay 3 steps ahead of everything. Just yesterday my husband even mentioned that. So when I told him that we were essentially broke, it literally came as a shock. How could I have let this happen. Wasn’t it just last week that I called in […]

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The scary child…

“When she first started coming here, I was worried” Words every mom wants to here when dropping their kid off at school, right? After a late morning start filled with whinning, and “I want candy, mom” –Seriously, I am about to throw away all the candy, if I have to hear about how all she […]

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What women talk about

I recently went to a women conference Let me tell you. Women talk about babies and kids and being pregnant. Don’t get me wrong. I love to talk about these things too. It must be in our genes. However, this time I had a different perspective. DISCLAIMER: This is gonna get personal This time I […]

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Why I love you third

Dear Olivia and all future kids, I want you to know why I love you third. Not less, not more. Just third. First and foremost, I want to make this abundantly clear. I love you with my whole heart, I would take a bullet for you. I can’t even imagine my life without you. The […]

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Living on Mission in Community

My family is a part of a bigger family. Our Fellowship Bible Church family, and even bigger than that. We are part of God’s family. Being a part of this family means we are called to live on mission in community with each other. Let me tell you. There is no greater joy than knowing […]

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To All The Moms

This is to all the moms. The working moms, the stay at home moms, the moms who work from home, the moms who have to work but wanna stay at home, the moms who stay at home but wanna work. Life is full of curve balls. Maybe, you are doing exactly what you want to […]

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NCLEX Round 2

On Wednesday I woke up calm and collected. Just kidding. On Wednesday I woke up with a sense of uneasiness, a little butterflies for the most part I was calm. I sent my daughter on her way to preschool. Only to receive a phone call 20 minutes later saying it was water day at school […]

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