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A Day in the Life of Michelle

A Day in the Life of Michelle

When Trish recently posted a typical day for her, she did so in an effort to show that she is not perfect but does the best she can. She showed the good and the bad in her day and gave her audience an intimate glimpse into what a poses as a normal day for this young...

Birthday Reflections

Isn’t it funny how quickly things can change? As I sit and reflect on this, I cannot believe that my eight pound, three ounce baby boy has grown into a five-foot, seventy pound young man in a very short eleven years.Happy Birthday, Connor!No longer a helpless...

From The Smartly: Beauty

Originally published on The Smartly: This past month saw my daughter start cheerleading for the first time ever.  At age six, she is still very much into princesses and everything girlie. In two weeks of cheerleading, she has done nothing but practice her jumps and...