Author Archives: twicethemom

About twicethemom

I'm the wife of a saint. I'm a stay at home mother of two. And I'm so crunchy I make my own granola.

Pay some attention to that man behind the curtain!

As I type this I’m standing in front of our computer set up with the princess in a back carry. I’m rocking from side to side hoping to lull her to sleep and buy me some peace and quiet to … Continue reading

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I hate election season.

  I hate election season. I know who you’re going to vote for. Your friends know, your family knows, we all know who you plan on voting for! You’ve posted who you are going to vote for 1,000 times already. … Continue reading

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The gift you don’t want to give

    My Mema was diagnosed with Myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS). Some doctors describe it as preleukemia. Typically only those who have already undergone chemotherapy treatments are given this diagnoses, but it is said that people who are exposed to high levels of … Continue reading

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Sticker madness

Yesterday I mustered up all of my energy and prepared for the Princess’ 5 month photo shoot. She’s getting around now, you know. I was ironing the backdrop, utterly terrified she’d roll over to me and yank on the iron … Continue reading

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Grace’s birth story

God’s plan is always better than my plan. We were planning a natural birth with Grace. Because I had a cesarean with Samuel that was going to be risky. We felt that because we wanted a large family that the … Continue reading

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