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  • To work or not to work?

    Posted on October 12, 2017

    In the days leading up to my return to work, I had a friend make a joke that really resonated with me.  We were messaging back and forth about how I would make it through my first day and how my family would adjust to the change and then she wrote: “When was it that women fought for the right to work?” I laughed but the thought has really stuck

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  • Laundry with littles.

    Posted on February 22, 2017

    Confession: I used to quietly judge people when they would tell me about their laundry situation. I feel a little guilty even writing that but it’s the hard truth.  My mama friends would talk about their mountains of laundry to fold and the mystery piles that might be clean or dirty and I would think to myself… yikes, keep up!  Then I had my second child and I found myself drowning

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  • Weekends are for breakfast dates.

    Posted on February 5, 2017

    For as long as I can remember, I have woken up in the morning wondering what I’m going to have for breakfast.  For my poor parents, this would happen anytime after 4:30am as a toddler (sorry guys)!  As you might expect, they find it quite entertaining now to hear that my toddler shares this trait with his Mom.  Clyde is up anytime after 5:00am (yes, we have a Gro clock…it’s

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  • Welcome!

    Posted on January 31, 2017

    Hi! I'm Kelly. Welcome and thanks for joining me at reckiesraisingkids.com

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