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Pantless in Business Class

“I want to go home!!!” My toddler wailed as I walked her up and down the aisle of the plane. We’d been planning this family holiday, to celebrate my father’s 70th birthday, for what felt like forever. The entire family coordinated schedules, travel and location wish lists and kid’s school holiday schedules to make this…

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Confessions of a newborn mom

  Hello baby girl, You’re the pint sized tornado that hit me six months back and my world hasn’t stopped spinning since. Just between you and me, I have a confession to make. I didn’t prepare for us. I didn’t spend hours reading up on or researching the best way to mother you or raise…

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Who let the dogs out??

“Jack is a flirt.” “I beg your pardon.” I blinked up at the neighbor who was glaring at me. Confused, I waited for her to continue since all I was doing was going for an evening walk around the colony. With Jack, of course. “He has absolutely no control over himself and needs to be…

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Evil grin alert!

Had a bad day recently? I don’t know about you guys but I’ve had several. I’ve been dealing with them pretty much the same way most people do. Focus on the task at hand, get through the next moment, one step at a time, you know what I mean! And then you meet that person…..the…

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The never-ending questions!

“You married a Christian? Have you ever wondered what any children you have would be?” I have to say this one stumped me. Not because I’m naïve enough to think nobody (nobody who matters) would have thought of this but because I genuinely didn’t think anyone would voice it and ask me. Staring at the…

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What do you choose?

You know the first thing I do every morning? I choose my relationships. Whether it’s my husband, my friends, my in laws, my sibling or even for that matter my parents; I choose to have them in my life. With every interaction with the people in my life, whether in person, via phone, social media…

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Is romance fiction?

“Romance is fiction.” That was the laughing reaction to my mother’s proud announcement of ‘My daughter writes romantic fiction.’ Amused by her friend’s repartee, my mom related it to me later that day and had me wondering. Was that the general consensus? Did romance not exist outside of books and movies? The usual reaction I…

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