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My Francis turns 1!

The past two Sundays have been on celebrations. Sharing the happiness we’ve been carrying along through 12 months of the past year. Cheering to the night cries, the sicknesses, the growth and general milestones. Francis the younger of my two boys, turned one year. It was my joy to see the little man complete his […]

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Labor Room Conversation

Does it hurt? He asked, Will you cry? He added, What can I do? He asked, Nothing. She said. I love you, baby, He told her, Oooooouuuch, she replied. Call the doctor! Like a lightning, he rushed out.                

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Letter to my 20 -year old sons

Dear sons, I write to you today and I hope that when you come of age, you will read and follow the paths of excellence. I want you to know that I love you. I loved you from the moment I knew I was carrying you. You boys have been my heartbeats that no one […]

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Help! Am I overfeeding the baby?

I probably should have started this post with “Dear nutritionists this post is for you” but understanding that all mothers automatically graduate to nutritionists after birth I will make it an open letter. It is the joy of every mother to have a baby who feeds well. I am blessed to have sons who have […]

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Mommy Chronicles: Work Time VS Expressing Time

Being an employed mother is not easy. My second born was three (3) months when I was to return to work after my maternity leave. He had a hard time adapting to the new life of being left with a total stranger and so did I in getting to work early and being away from […]