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Let me start off by saying I grew up working in the theater, so I'm really good at making fast friends. But, now that I'm a mom I've got a whole new set of standards that I didn't know I'd have. Standards, you ask? Who has standards when you are exhausted from learning how to [...]
We recently passed the one-year mark of living in Bloomington. As I take stock of the last 365 days, I am filled with gratitude for the welcome we’ve received here. Having spent practically my entire life in the city I grew up in I was pretty worried about moving. The only year I had spent [...]
Sometimes the best advice is unspoken. A few months ago, a memory popped up on my Facebook feed, reminding me that four years ago, in the late winter of 2014, I became friends with Alaina, Jessica, Elena, and Serena. Four years ago, I was a new mom. My support system at the time was strong. [...]