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Permalink to Flourishing Mom – Part 1 – “What is essential?”

Flourishing Mom – Part 1 – “What is essential?”

February 1, 2016 by Katie Gohde

The MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) theme for the year 2015 is “a fierce flourishing.” When I heard that, I was inspired…and a tad intimidated. I would like my experience as a mother to be described as “fiercely flourishing.” Maybe I had “fiercely flourishing” moments before kids. But now, as a working mom with 2 pre-schoolers, I’m...

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Permalink to Imperfect Motherhood: Part 1- Authenticity

Imperfect Motherhood: Part 1- Authenticity

December 15, 2015 by Katie Gohde

I was at Publix the other day with the kids. Robbie calls it “our Publix” because it’s the one closest to our house. We’ve gotten to know the cashiers and baggers over the years and they’re always sweet with the kids. “Good morning, Robbie! Are you going to pay for the groceries today?” “Maddie –...

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