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I Became a Working Mom Overnight, and It Was Flippin' Hard, Y'all
Chewbacca Mom Candace Payne shares her unexpected life detour and how she and her family regained balance on unsteady footing. Clutching the mask that made her famous. Aggie Brooks/Guideposts Mommin' is some of the hardest work there is. And yet moms are often unappreciated, going long stints without recognition or accolade. Even so...
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Chewbacca Mom Touches Hearts with Never-Before-Told Side of Personal Testimony
"Finding the Happy in Homeless" I bounced up the stairs of the two-star Budget Suites, excited to sleep in a bed for the first time in weeks. My family had been in transition for most of my childhood. We moved multiple times, and I attended multiple elementary schools (at times, switching teachers and towns two to three times a school year). ...
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Dear Stay-At-Home Mom: Embrace the Anonymous Years
I used to believe contentment was something that you were either born with or without. And it wasn't until I became a stay-at-home mom that I realized that was not the case whatsoever. No book, no story of overcoming strength from a well-seasoned mom friend, nor any unsolicited advice from my mother could prepare me for the day I first felt over...
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