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I am a 35 year old mother of one son with a daughter on the way. My son has opened my eyes up the fact that although I waited to have children and spent a lot of time around kids, I had no idea. I attended college, and I have worked in professional fields-but none prepared me for the first time my son pooped before I got the diaper on, realizing that a tiny week old child is in complete control of my life (including bathroom breaks), or that I would be the person at the store talking to myself because I forgot my son wasn't with me.

I am originally from Oklahoma, and have spent the past 10 years in Maine. We moved closer to my family in March of 2012, and we have been adjusting to the changes. I am reconnecting with old friends and family, and learning to share my son with his grandparents.

I believe in writing about what I know and love-my family. I will share both the highs and lows, as well as what I learn as I travel along the path of parenthood.

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