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With Love, from MOPS

With Love is sharing sweet stories and fun facts, so come check it out! read more

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What Changed When I Became a Mom

The first few weeks of being a mom involved packing boxes, quitting my job and moving to a fast-paced, crazily-crowded place. However, the thing I could never fathom was just how much we loved this little girl. And furthermore, 21 years later, I had no idea how much that love would change me. read more

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5 Things I Refuse to Feel Guilt for As a Mother

I believe in the mother-instinct.I believe in GUT, versus GUILT. So here are five things in particular I refuse to apologize for. read more

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The Day I Packed My Bags and Ran

I packed my bags and ran out of my apartment crying and desperate. I had no idea where I was going. What would I do, leave my family forever? I wanted to, but inside I heard the voice of guilt say I would regret such a decision. read more

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Practice Makes Progress

In the corner of my den sits a hardly used sewing machine collecting dust. I thought it would be a great idea to learn how to sew. I would make my own curtains! I would hem my own pants! Surely, it would require time and patience to learn. It would also take a lot of practice. read more