Keeping families connected across hallways, miles and milestones

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13 Dates: Changing my Perspective was Vital to Finding Parental Playtime

I suffer from Grandparent jealousy.  Faces of my married friends with children frolicking about on a date or vacation sans children pop up in my Facebook feed and I sneer.   Yes, I’ll let it be known.  I sneer.   I get that in my jealously, I am making far reaching assumptions on how great […]

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Celebrating the Holidays Far from Family

  We’ve celebrated countless Thanksgiving and Christmas far from our family for over a decade now.   Over those years, many holidays were happily celebrated with only myself and my husband or us and our small children.   But I, also, longed to be celebrating with my family and a stuffed house many of those […]

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Circle Cut Out Amanda

 I am a lover of campfires and road trips, long summer days spent outdoors and long winter nights reading by the fire. I blog about living far from family and ways to keep connected. And on an given day, I may regret living far from family while also being thankful for where I am.  Find out more! 

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