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Keep Them Little

 
Yesterday was Little Girl’s last day of school and today is the big girls’ last day. Predictably, I’m a bit of a puddle. It’s all a mammoth cliche and I know it, this bittersweet symphony, but oh do I…

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The Privilege of a Lifetime

You live your life. It’s all a beautiful swirly blur of time, a rainbow of responsibilities, a mess of moments both magical and mundane. You hold little hands, tickle little toes. You kiss the one you love goodnight again and…

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Pancakes & Memories

Last weekend, I slept in a little and came downstairs and the big girls were doing art projects and my baby was standing on her small purple chair helping her dad make pancakes. There was something so simple and sweet…

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I Want You to Know Who I Am

Girls,
When I started this blog six years ago, there were only two of you. Big Girl, you were just 2 and Middle Girl, you were all of 5 months, and I gave you the affectionate, if temporary, aliases Toddler…

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Posted in: DAILY GRIND, Health & Happiness, IVY LEAGUE INSECURITIES., LOVE, Online & Onscreen, Parenthood, The Fam, The Home Front, Uncategorized

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Why I’m Writing About My Daughters Less

I haven’t been writing as much as I once did about my daughters. There are many reasons for this, but the main one is that they are getting older and far more aware. Their stories are theirs now, or are…

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ADR Friday Loves 03.27.15

 
i’m loving…
… this powerful piece from a friend I admire.
… these sustainable party goods.
… this guy.
… this remembrance.
… these sneaks.
… this parenting piece.
… this NYC store.
… this Charleston store.
… these…

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On Spring Break & the Bright Side

We are just back from a week away. The girls are on Spring Break from school and we split the time between my sister’s fabulous new home in Charleston and our family’s place an hour outside of Charleston. The girls…

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Little Girl Is Four!

On Friday (March 6th), Little Girl turned 4. This fact felt, and feels, impossible to me. That my baby (who hates the word baby) has been around for four full years is truly difficult for me to believe. The day…

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Two Loves?

I took this picture last Saturday morning. We were all bundled up, heading to Sarabeth’s for breakfast. I hung back and snapped away, as I sometimes do. And I look at this image and smile because there is something so…

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Is Our Capacity to Love Limitless?

I think I want another baby.
I say I think because I genuinely do not know if this is something I want. Is that weird? To not know what I want? The truth is that I cannot tell whether I’m…

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