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September is Library Card Sign-Up Month!

Some of my fondest childhood memories are of my mother or Nana taking my sister and me to the library. I would walk around in wonder as I perused the titles. I have always loved to read and back then, I could devour multiple books a week. Because of this, it has always been so […]

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Be My Friend, Just Bring Take Out

Phone beeps … new text message pops up from the friend I love with no kids.  “Hey! Do you want to plan to take Poppy to dinner tonight about 6:30? It’ll be fun.”   Honest to God, my first thought through my head is is that it’s 8:30 am. AM.  IN THE MORNING! . I can’t […]

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In This House, We Choose Compassion :: Talking to Kids About Poverty and Privilege

I’m not really sure of exactly when I became aware of how cold the world can be, but wow. It’s rough out there! I attended a Continuing Education Event at The Family Tree  about the dynamics of poverty. Seeing the statistics about poverty in Louisiana really opened my eyes! Check out The National Center for Children […]

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Second Trimester / Bed Rest Must Haves

Let me start this off by explaining that I did not have your typical second trimester. The first month of it was pretty chill, but due to my cute little incompetent cervix, I was put on modified bed rest from around 19 weeks on. Modified bed rest meaning that I do not have to sit […]

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I’ve Got You Pegged!

I recently received an email regarding my business that upset me. The content, the situation and the customer’s perspective all frustrated me. The customer acknowledged how great our facility is and how great the care is but felt when she called us the next day, the receptionist was rude. The customer let that phone call […]

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Lafayette Moms Need to Know Guide :: Your Guide for Things to do in September

While we may be begging for pumpkins and cooler weather, it’s likely that you’re still rocking white jeans, have ordered an extra stroller fan, and are wondering if your barista can make an iced pumpkin spiced latte. While the school routines are starting to sink in and the newness and excitement of a new teacher […]

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