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10 Small Shop Finds

The holidays are upon us!  I have searched around and am proud to share these 10 unique small shops with you.  Each product is handmade with love.  Let me briefly say, I am not affiliated with these shops (other than Buy The Change).  These are truly gifted creators and I am all for supporting small… Read More 10 Small Shop Finds

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Modern Warrior

An autobiographical music drama of a solider’s journey transitioning back into civilian life.  Co-created by Staff Sergeant Jaymes Poling and artist Dominick Farinacci.   With a mix of war and jazz, this dynamic production has it all.   Jaymes Poling enlisted in the US Army in 2005 at the ripe age of 17.  He was assigned… Read More Modern Warrior

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More Than A Number

“You didn’t stay for long, but in those precious few weeks, you changed me forever.” –Zoe Clark-Coates These words resonate with me.  Now, as I am only through the first sentence of this post, the tears flow.  October is National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Month.  This is the 9th year that this month is… Read More More Than A Number

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My Favorite Authors

We have an advertising relationship with stores we link in this post.  HUGE book lover here. For as long as I can remember, reading has been my thing.  Nothing makes me feel the gooey-gut sensation like settling down with a good book (Sorry, Babe!) Growing up, I was a huge fan of Judy Blume.  Have… Read More My Favorite Authors

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My Favorite Bloggers

We have an advertising relationship with stores we link in this post.  These 4 bloggers are who inspired me to go for it.  I have followed them each for a while now and reading their posts are the highlights of my day.  You will love each and everyone of them. First up, the queen of… Read More My Favorite Bloggers

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Sam-I-Am

Welcome and thanks for joining me! I’m Sam, your friendly neighborhood mommy blogger. Now, before you roll your eyes and lose interest at yet another mommy blog, hear me out!  As moms, we sometimes lose our identity and strive to keep our sanity.  By tapping into my creative side, I have unlocked my secret to… Read More Sam-I-Am