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The Remarkable Thing About Motherhood

It’s the small moments. It’s this little note that warmed my heart like that flame she lit. It’s the Mardi Gras beads, strung out on the sparkling granite no less than the stars strung across the universe, that arrangement of … Continue reading

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When Your 6-year-old Makes You Cry

She tried to hide the card under my pillow last night, but Dad shooed her off to bed, not knowing her mission. This morning she was grumpy-sad because her big brother had taken the card from its safe-keeping under her … Continue reading

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