Category Archives: Happiness

The Decision: Working Mom or Stay-At-Home Mom

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I’m just taking a poll today. I am an elementary school teacher by trade, but currently a stay-at-home mom. I plan to stay home one more year, then go back to work when my youngest starts kindergarten. I am curious: what would you do? By, the way, my pick is option… Read more »

Why Georgia, Why?

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I’m borrowing from John Mayer’s song title. I love that song! The lyrics are lost and searching and his voice is so sexy and soulful, never mind his rep with the ladies! Today I’m thinking about why I’ve made Georgia my home. I moved here for love the summer of… Read more »

Love and Marriage: Conscious Coupling

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Ups and Downs If anyone tells you marriage is easy and that it’s a walk on the beach when you’ve found your soul-mate, they are lying or they are some rarity. I have seen a lot of marriages in action between my family, friends, and my own. When you are… Read more »

Social Media and Blogs: The Need to Be Seen, Heard, and Acknowledged

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I confess: I am needy.  Today I ask myself: Why Facebook? Why WordPress? Why do I incessantly take pictures of my kids? I am needy. Now, I’m not needy in a way that my friends notice and I am not obnoxious with selfies (okay, so I’ve taken a few), but… Read more »

Happiness is…

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Happiness is… Laughter, mine and from my children, family, and friends The exchange of kindness and humor Playing with my children My children playing nicely together Watching my husband and children playing together A romantic date with my husband A fun night out or weekend away with friends and family… Read more »