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In my black cap and gown, I crossed the stage to receive my diploma from high school. A Hawaiian sun was setting in the background, and I was seventeen, four months pregnant with a second baby, and fairly oblivious to the world around me. 290 more words

Father Son And Holy Spirit

Cover Reveal

 I can’t believe it’s finally time to reveal the new cover for The Choice! I have the best team working with me at Booktrope, including my amazing manager, Kate Anslinger, and my super talented cover designer, Maria Aiello. 171 more words

My Breastfeeding Journey

From the moment I found I was pregnant, I knew I was going to breastfeed. Formula is fine and all, but I wanted the absolute best for my baby. 339 more words

Young Parent Voices

A Day In The Life Of A Stay At Home Teen Mom

Starting my morning . Rider is usually awake and wanting out of his crib at about 7:30 , so I get up and take him to the living room . 862 more words


“The Happy Hour Choir” by Sally Kilpatrick

Beulah Land (yes, that’s her name) plays jazzed-up hymns along with other music in a bar.  Across the street is a Methodist church with a new preacher.  169 more words

Book Review

The Struggle of Coparenting

You’re not in a relationship.

…and it’s still complicated.

I can hear the collective sigh of frustration.  I know.  I get it.  Coparenting is tough.  But it’s also so very important for your kids!   389 more words

Young Parents

What Happens When An Eighteen Year Old Has A Miscarriage?


Mandy Pagano

I imagine a girl.

I picture strawberry blonde curls bouncing off small, rounded shoulders and a dimpled smile that lights up a room. 707 more words