Jessica A

Jessica A
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Jessica lives in Grand Blanc with her husband Tyler and their only daughter Amelia, who so far has proven too amazing to have any siblings who can measure up. She is a full-time working mom producing local TV news for mid-Michigan at ABC12 in Flint. Family plays a big role in her life, as does coffee, date nights and finding any reason to laugh at this wild, unpredictable, wonderful journey through motherhood and life. Her advice? Go easy on yourself, we're all just doing our best to survive and raise awesome little humans.

The Silver Linings of a Coronavirus Curve Ball 

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I have always been one to search for the positives in a difficult situation, which I admit, may not always be welcomed by those in the midst of a crisis. For me, it’s a...

The Evolution of Christmas Magic

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As children, we believe the magic of Christmas is effortless as we float joyfully through all the holiday season brings. Parties and presents, treats and tinsel, family and friends. It comes with a break...

Kindergarten: Enjoy the Ride and Protect Your Sweet Heart

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Despite the preparation of attending preschool, Kindergarten brings a whole new line-up of “firsts.” Individually each one sounds manageable. All together it sounds pretty overwhelming. Entering the public school system. Teachers with lesson plans....

Men Are Unapologetic and I Am Totally Jealous

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I hate to jump right out of the gates with a blanket statement about men but hear me out on this one. Most men are unapologetic and I am totally jealous. As a strong, independent...

Diaper Drive: Let’s Be The Village For Local Moms In Need

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1 in 3 children in Genesee County live in poverty and their families struggle to provide diapers. As a brand new mother, it's terrifying to bring home a new baby knowing that you're on your...

There Are No Absolutes In Parenting, It’s Complicated

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Parenting, oh boy is it ever complicated. From the moment you learn you’re pregnant or are expecting a child by any means, your mind goes into overdrive trying to brace for the unknown by...

Easy, Budget-Friendly Kitchen Updates

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Let’s face it, not every starter home comes with a gourmet kitchen that boasts all the trendy, high-end bells and whistles. Ours is cozy {read small}, functional, and easy to clean {bonus!}. We dismissed...

Five Unique Shows for Preschoolers on Amazon Prime & Netflix

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I am fairly open-minded when it comes to children’s programming because the writers typically try to fold in some type of worthwhile lesson, but as you know not all shows are created with high standards. Some are complete trash, some are annoying and hard...

The Fabric of Life: 8 Tips for Tackling New Challenges with Grace

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Just because you have practically no experience with something doesn’t mean you aren’t absolutely capable of kicking a** at it, you just have to TRY. Simply getting started is sometimes the hardest part. So,...