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Oh, the dreaded but necessary visit to the OB/GYN. The place where all my lady parts are exposed in the most unflattering light. With cold tables, paper gowns with a lap cloth that never seems to cover anything, and the...
I love my kids, but I hate what they did to my body. There I said it. Call it selfish, I don’t care. What it is is embarrassing. I sit here 9.5 weeks postpartum admiring my beautiful new baby,...
Mamas, I am drained. Can you relate? Our world is in a place that is beyond comprehension. It frightens me. What will life be like for my children? My mind starts spinning. Finding myself caught in the mix of...
  As moms, we give up a lot of things that aren't "necessities" to help save time or money. Showers, clothes that don't come from Sam's Club, name-brand coffee... Well, I've recently rediscovered the bikini wax and all that they...
Riley Children's Health has always provided exceptional care for children in downtown Indianapolis. But did you know your child can receive that same compassionate care and attention on the north side of Indianapolis? Dr. John Stevens, Pediatric Medical...
If my twenty-month-old were my life coach, her motto would be simple: Say “No” There are lots of ways of repeating this mantra, according to my coach. Sometimes it’s the quiet ‘no’ of a toddler who’s only half-listening to the...
Requested coverage: Voluntary Term Life/ADD Application Status: Denied Reason: “The coverage requested cannot be approved on you due to anxiety and medication.” I had to read it again. I had to double-check: denied. I searched for a reason, initially overlooking what was...
“However much we know about birth in general, we know nothing about a particular birth. We must let it unfold with its own uniqueness.” -Elizabeth Noble Two Mays ago, in the spring of 2019, I was awaiting the first day...
He grew up in a loving home. Adorable. Popular. Smart. Loving and affectionate. One of his God-given talents was athleticism. Fast, talented, and passionate. He was so witty. Smart, emotionally, and academically. Immaculate in his attire and always up...
“If opening your eyes, or getting out of bed, or holding a spoon, or combing your hair is the daunting Mount Everest you climb today, that is okay.” – Carmen Ambrosi People talk about cancer and Alzheimer's, Covid19 and the...
On a random Tuesday six weeks ago a friend of mine called and excitedly informed me that a Meijer had gotten a random delivery of 1,000 COVID vaccines that were going to expire. (While I realize that this situation...
“What will they think?” That’s what my parents would say to me growing up. They being family, friends, acquaintances, including strangers. I grew up being cautious of how other people would judge me because that was important to my parents....
Eat a balanced diet. Exercise daily. Eat those fruits and veggies. So simple and yet I have always been determined to find a better way. Refusing to take information at face value. I am stubborn like that. Rather than...
I’m breaking up with my phone.  During the month of January, our pastor led our church through a series called Atomic Habits, based on the book of the same name by James Clear. In the second week of the series,...

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Six Family Friendly Holiday Performances in Indianapolis

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The lights are back on and shining ever so brightly once again on many Indianapolis stages this holiday season. Whether you are looking to...

The Holiday Bucket List

Christmas Nights of Lights

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