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Wacky Wednesday: A lesson from my 5 year old.

It’s Wacky Wednesday at Cheerleading Camp! I’m so excited to help my newly 5 year old daughter decide what to wear and how to do her hair so she can be wacky! Reality smacks me I don’t like Wacky Wednesday Mom. “What? Why not? How do you know you don’t like Wacky Wednesday?” I ask […]

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Hey Mom…You’re not the montster…

Dear Mom….You’re not the monster! “When did I become the monster?”  A friend and I were talking about some challenges they were having with her child’s school. She didn’t feel these were earth shattering situations until she felt like she had suddenly become a monster for her advocating for her child. You didn’t become a monster […]

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Friends & Family Friday: What do I say?

Has a friend or family member just received a diagnosis for them or their child?   The Friends and Family Friday blog has been in the works for a very long time.  The intention behind this is to help educate, because knowledge is power and there are some tough times when you want to say […]

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