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Everything in a Smile

Like most adolescents, I was a pretty shy and self-conscious tween (like, before that was an actual term. I'm old like that). I fussed over my clothes and my hair, overthinking every single aspect of my appearance like my life depended on it. While I...

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Feeling Beautiful for Her

Sometimes the ultimate mind, body and soul rejuvenation for me is a new hair cut. So, I booked an appointment and went to get my hair done for the first time in the three weeks since Evvie was born. I was eager for the physiological...

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Motherhood and My Legacy

I was in the second grade when I started to realize that I wasn't cool. My parents had just gotten a divorce and I moved across the country with my mom and my sister to start our new life. I knew at the time that...

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