all I want for christmas is a sweet day planner and a bottle of wine.

It's that time of year again - a time for family and friends and, of course, gifts. I mean, duh, what's the holiday without presents, right? Clearly, I'm just kidding, but there is one common theme among gifts that happens to me every year. It goes a little something like this: Well meaning family member: …

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Yes, my kid is more important than yours (and I’m not sorry for that).

Jackson has been out of the hospital for less than two months since his initial admission from birth. And in that time, we've been to the emergency room five times. Five. Times. Unfortunately, it's not a 'buy five, get the sixth one free' type of situation, either. Too bad, because I think someone has earned …

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The birth announcement that never was.

We are so excited to welcome our new bundle of joy! Baby and mama are healthy, happy, and resting peacefully after a wonderful labor. We're over joyed! Expectation versus reality. When I first found out I was pregnant, I started fanaticizing about all the things that would be: the next 9 months, the birth, the …

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