Author Archives: 2030mom

About 2030mom

Hi! Welcome to my blog! Thanks for stopping by! A little bit about me: I am a former school teacher and a stay-at-home mom to little ones. I have many stories, thoughts, and hopes that I would like to share with my children - my 2030 adult children. I figure, why not share it now? And with everyone? I hope you enjoy reading!

A Mom’s Hope for Lent

My dear sons, I’ve been following my heart lately. It’s as if something is pushing me along to just go for things. Far too often, my fears drive me to forget about any ideas I might have, or they simply drive me to do things I don’t want to do at all. But lately, it’s …

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Food Allergies: Today’s Hope for Awareness and a Cure

Dear Prince 1, I’m so, so hopeful today. Right now, you are allergic to five of the top eight allergens. Today, in a time frame of 30 minutes, I received two hopeful articles from my food allergy networks. One was a blog post written by a mom who just received news that her older son …

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If You are Gay (and even if you’re not)

My princes, It is 2014 right now, and your mom is angry.  You know, the kind of angry where you can almost feel it in your fingertips? Well for relief, I feel the need to write this to you. You see, a few states in your country of birth have actually decided to look at …

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Real Men Cook

My dear sons, If your dad and I have been successful in raising you the way we believe is best, you will agree with the title of this post as you are reading this in 2030. We want you to grow into truly independent men. Cooking is an important aspect of achieving this, which is …

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Perfection Schmerfection

“Don’t be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make, the better.” –Ralph Waldo Emerson Hi princes, I hope that as you read the title of this post, you scratched your heads, wondering what I (or your dad) would know about perfectionism. If that is the …

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Our Spare Moments

My dear princes, This blog is for you. I pray that by the time you read this in 2030, you feel exceedingly loved and fully prepared for the joys and challenges of adulthood. I sincerely hope that I am doing a bang-up job of playing it cool and revealing nothing but my utmost faith in …

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