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I’m Meghan. I grew up in Ohio, came of age in Arizona and am now raising a family in Pennsylvania. I’m a freelance writer and essayist, a stay-at-home mom to my five-year-old son, and a foster parent. I’m told I am too organized and too sarcastic for my own good but I don’t see how either is possible.

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I’m So Glad They Told Me.

Posted on August 31, 2016

I was a perfect mother. For eight days. For eight painful, exhausting days, I thought of nothing but my newborn son’s happiness and wellbeing. Each day, I allowed him to feed from my breast at...

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Aug31

I’m So Glad They Told Me.

Posted on Aug 31 by

I was a perfect mother. For eight days. For eight painful, exhausting days, I thought of nothing but my newborn son’s happiness and wellbeing. Each day, I allowed him to...

Aug23

Adding to our family.

Posted on Aug 23 by

It started innocently enough. A summer bucket list. A commitment to grasp our summer with both hands and squeeze every bit of life and laughter and fun out of it. My last summer...

Jun18

A Father’s Day letter to my guy.

Posted on Jun 18 by

Dear Mike, I’ll never forget that first conversation we had about kids. We were still a fairly new couple, but we’d been together long enough to start to ponder: Could I spend...

Jun08

The summer before kindergarten.

Posted on Jun 8 by

We have a 21-point summer bucket list. Everything from visiting our favorite playgrounds and swimming in lakes to picnicking in parks and taking nature hikes. We intend to add to...

Jun05

Memories.

Posted on Jun 5 by

When I was engaged, I read a unique piece of advice: Buy a brand new perfume for your wedding day. If it’s the first time you wear it, the scent will become rooted in your...