“….because they don’t give shots!"


Today was the first appointment with our family optometrist for our preschooler. Knowing she would be apprehensive because she had never been before, I attempted to offer persuasions to her hesitancy. We stopped by Starbucks on the way out and then a rarity in our house: a doughnut from Krispy Kreme. We were even scheduled to have lunch with some fun friends. Thinking she was super psyched, we walked into the doctor’s office and all seemed right with the world. What happened next was a racing blur of anxiety provoking activity. Beginning with the fear of the optometry chair, followed…

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Think Happy Stuff


One of my favorite sites is still Think Happy Stuff! The owner has 8, yes that’s 8, children and is a very inspiring woman. Her products are fun, fashionable, and uplifting. She also has a sly sense of humor including one shirt that reads…..Denial is my Happy Place. I have to buy another coffee mug soon from her that reads Change Your Thinking….Change Your World. It’s a nice way to start the day. We worked together at the Southern Women’s Show in 2008 and our products are a great fit. No Mommy’s Perfect but it helps to Think Happy Stuff!…

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