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Kristen Howerton
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Attended California State University, Fullerton
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My friend and fellow adoptive parent Jesse Butterworth just made this hilarious guide for knowing when and when not to ask questions about adoption, using a boob job as a reference point. I think it works quite nicely.
M friend and fellow adoptive parent Jesse Butterworth just made this hilarious guide for knowing when and when not to ask questions about adoption, using a boob job as a reference point. I think it works quite nicely.
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7 steps to creating a culture of conversation with your kids.  http://bit.ly/1pmTT83  #TalkEarly #spon
This post was sponsored by the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility in collaboration with the Talk Early campaign, an initiative to empower parents to talk with their kids about alcohol. My oldest is nine years old...
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Friday Finds
On Friday, I round up some good finds on the internet. From handmade, to fair-trade, to good deals and great eats.     This week, both Gap and Banana Republic are having a site-wide 40% sale. SITE-WIDE, yo. I just ordered about 20 day dresses. They are the ...
On Friday, I round up some good finds on the internet. From handmade, to fair-trade, to good deals and great eats.     This week, both Gap and Banana Republic are having a site-wide 40% sale. SITE-WIDE, yo. I just ordered ab...
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I wonder if there will come a time when these don't make me bawl.

Wesley is 15 years old and having a family is his greatest desire. "I've been in foster care since I can remember . . . I want a family that is nice. I would do stuff for them when they are old."
Every Wednesday I share about a child recently highlighted by a local Wednesday's Child newscast to share the stories of children from around the country who are waiting for a family. Wesley is 15 years old and having a famil...
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From No Doubt to Bob Dylan to Green Day, these Greatest Hits albums are all just $5. You're welcome.
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That's What She Said: Losing the mommy war, racism in Israel, the future for foster kids, tone-policing, and more . . .
The Real Losers in the Mommy Wars: Everyone Else | Jezebel "By framing the conversation about motherhood in “choice,” we aren’t talking about any of the very real problems faced by parents and children across this country. We aren’t talking about the number...
The Real Losers in the Mommy Wars: Everyone Else | Jezebel "By framing the conversation about motherhood in “choice,” we aren’t talking about any of the very real problems faced by parents and children across this country. W...
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What I want you to know about having a famous televangelist as a grandfather
What I Want You to Know  is a series of reader submissions. It is an attempt to allow people to tell their personal stories, in the hopes of bringing greater compassion to the unique issues each of us face. If you would like to submit a story to this series...
What I Want You to Know is a series of reader submissions. It is an attempt to allow people to tell their personal stories, in the hopes of bringing greater compassion to the unique issues each of us face. If you would like t...
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Friday Finds
1. Diamond Print Shirt Dress  | Gap 2. Tassel Zip Tote | Old Navy 3. Handmade Initials Charm | Etsy 4. Roasted Potatoes & Marinated Summer Vegetables with Lemon Aioli 5. Eco Friendly & Organic  Felted Bowls  | Etsy 6. Malawi Roast Coffee  | Tom's 7. Suede S...
1. Diamond Print Shirt Dress | Gap 2. Tassel Zip Tote | Old Navy 3. Handmade Initials Charm | Etsy 4. Roasted Potatoes & Marinated Summer Vegetables with Lemon Aioli 5. Eco Friendly & Organic Felted Bowls | Etsy 6. Malawi Roa...
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Cleaning a dropped pacifier with my mouth? Check. Wiping a kid's face with my spit? Check. Leaving the house with a peed-on shirt? Um . . . it's possible. 
We can be revolting in our motherly behavior, but we do it out of love. Read them all, on Babble.
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Bwahahhahaa... I have done several of these as an aunt or dog mom. It happens to the best of us. ;)
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I'm a part-time professor of psychology, part-time writer, and full-time mom of four. You can visit my blog here.
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    Psychology, 1997 - 1999
  • Northern Kentucky University
    Theater, 1993 - 1996
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