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“Mom! You’re on a book!”

“Can you believe it?” I said to my 6 year old son, Joshua. “What, Mama-believe what?” he asked sweetly. “Look–look who wrote this book!” He looks closely at the pictures on the back cover. “You! You and Grandpa Bop!” My … Continue reading

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Motherhood Meltdown: The Day After

So, mothers, go have your Motherhood Meltdown. You might feel a bit sheepish, but you’ll get some great hugs from your kids, and seriously–The Day After is totally worth it. Continue reading

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“Hello, God, Answers Please?”

Many moms have commented on the blessing I enjoy of having my kids in a wonderful daycare. And yes, it’s a blessing! I’m so grateful to work from home, with such flexibility, with a lady who loves my kids I … Continue reading

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The Pull of the Hotel Room

Oh that moment where you finally get to your hotel room, and the reality of “no one is here who needs me at this precise moment and there’s no house to clean” hits, and all you wanna do it take … Continue reading

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Belief: Speaking Up in Conflict

I had a great discussion today with my client group (25 person hospital revenue cycle company) in New Orleans. We had wrapped up our session on Personal Accountability and the QBQ! and I was mentioning our book Outstanding! and its … Continue reading

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My Worst Nightmare As a Traveling Mom

My client needed to bump our session up a couple of days. The day he wanted was Joshua’s first day of preschool. Working mommy conundrum. Okay, maybe not my worst nightmare, but my heart jumped to my throat and I … Continue reading

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