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Beth and I

Meet Abby

I never wanted to have children. Most people don’t know this about me. I often call myself a hesitant mother. In 2006, I met Beth, my now-wife and she already had a one-year-old little boy. He was almost a deal breaker. I was 22 and didn’t think I could be selfless enough to parent. I […]

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Meet Mandy

Milwaukee is in my bloodline. I’m a proud product of a hardworking family dedicated to serving the city of Milwaukee and one of seven valedictorians in my class at my Milwaukee public school. I’ve only left for a semester of college, only to realize that my family is my home and my home is Milwaukee. […]

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Meet Callie

It is common knowledge at my office that if a day involves thematic attire or food, I am likely the instigator or the first one in line. Celebrations are a part of who I am, be it a birthday, a new baby or the fact that it’s Friday. To me, great food and fellowship provide […]

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Are Moms Allowed to Gossip?

My son’s kindergarten teacher recently sent a link home called “19 Commandments From Maria Montessori to Help You Become the Perfect Parent.” Now, I’ve long since given up the idea that I will ever be a perfect parent but I do love me a good How-To list. Perhaps it’s the way lists make it feel so neat […]

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Am I Cut Out for This?

This week has been rough. The kids have been cranky, the house is in disarray, we all have cabin fever. As mothers, we can often feel overwhelmed. But every once in a while, when I feel especially exhausted and defeated, I can’t help but think to myself: “Am I cut out for this?” When I was […]

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