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Jessica C. (An Awkward Mama's Life)
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One awkward mama trying to navigate the world with two kids.
One awkward mama trying to navigate the world with two kids.

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Two Years
     This week I have been avoiding my personal Facebook memories like the plague. Two years ago this last week thru next week I was in and out of the hospital. I thought that I was either dying or at the beginning of a horrible illness that would take my l...

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Working Mom
      Two days and I go back to work. Then next Monday is school. When I am working it is 30 hours a week with kids. It is by far the best job that I have ever had. But, seriously, where did the summer go?            Being a solo parent and a working mom ma...

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Autism Mom
  Do you see me? I am that women at the doctor's office with a screaming child. I am messy from the struggle. My heart is broken since my hands are proverbially tied. Do you ever wondered why? Why we are never there for birthdays, baptisms, pretty much anyt...

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Autism Mom
  Do you see me? I am that women at the doctor's office with a screaming child. I am messy from the struggle. My heart is broken since my hands are proverbially tied. Do you ever wondered why? Why we are never there for birthdays, baptisms, pretty much anyt...

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Grandma
     Today is my grandma's birth anniversary, she would have been ninety-three. That means that it has almost been three years since she passed. When people die normally all you hear about is how wonderful they were. There is always some candy coating invol...

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Thoughts On Becoming "Mom"
    I am the youngest of four kids, there is a pretty big age gap between me and my next oldest sibling, (five years and ten months to be exact). By the time my mom got to me she was a seasoned pro in the mommy department. Some of my earliest memories of he...

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Time Of Death
   Okay guys that is it, I am calling it. Time of death 12:35pm, December 1, 2015. It is time to put to rest the BS line that I have been telling myself for years. This belief that I can measure myself by myself. "As long as I keep going forward and meeting...

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The Sibling
   Who is this sibling? She is the other half, a twin who isn't a twin. She watches out for her brother, she is always the eyes on the back of his head.           Often she takes backseat to him. I hate it, but, his needs come before hers at times. She lear...

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Roseburg
I started writing this last night on my tablet. This was hard to write but I felt that I needed to.        I have had a very busy day today and I am grateful. What little bit I was online I spent a chunk of it hiding posts from my timeline. It is because Ro...

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September 11th
  Where were you when you first heard? Do you remember that doomed day as vividly as I do? I remember that I had just sat down to catch up on the morning news. I flipped on the TV and left the room to get my first cup of coffee. When I came back in and sat ...
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