A Year In Review

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Wow! I can hardly believe it, but this article marks my one- year anniversary of writing for Audacity Magazine. And what a year it’s been! I took this opportunity to look back at some of the articles I’ve written here. I’ve covered a lot of ground, I’d say. I’ve discussed …

Diaper Freedom

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No more diapers No more mess No more struggles changing a pest! Okay, so my poetry skills leave much to be desired. But you get the idea, right? Yup, Ella is potty trained! Hooray! This “event” that I’ve been dreading for well over a year is now over. And pretty …

Just Ella Is Just Right

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I’ve recently joined an all-moms book club. The first book we reviewed was Snowflower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See. It tells the story of a lifelong friendship between two Chinese women living in the early 19th Century. It’s a wonderful book – I really loved it. During our …

Alone with My Sweetie

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Somebody once asked me if I thought I could handle raising Ella if I had to do it all alone. My answer? Why, yes, I really think I can. But I’m really glad I don’t have to. We’ve had extended periods of time alone together. Whole days, in fact, from …