Carey Bailey

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Holding Up Your Big Girl Pants!

2011.  The Real World.  Ice cream trucks, sidewalk chalk, and sprinklers.  Ahhhh…the classic summer memory makers.  The world can be a wonderful, amusing, and innocent place full of precious Kodak moments. 2011.  The Real World.  Illness, death, cheaters, and bullies, oh my!  Our same world can  ...

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Dear Daddy,

* My Daddy doesn’t make much of an appearance on the Cravings blog. It is a site for moms so I guess I shouldn’t feel guilty about that. But he is very important to me and there is incredible value in the role of a father. In honor of Father’s Day approaching I wanted to share about him. I  ...

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Second Wind

Right about mile 3 I could feel it; I had a made a huge mistake. I was fatigued, sore, hot, and wanting to quit.  What was I thinking starting out on a morning run on five hours of sleep without eating breakfast or drinking any water? Without nourishment and rest, I didn’t have what it took to  ...

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A mothers tears

I sat with a friend tonight. A fellow mom. The tears gushed, spilled, flooded, and there was no stopping them. Words like: Failure Overwhelmed Tired Non-stop Unable Need more time flowed from her mouth. I have been there. Can I assume you have been there too? There was NOTHING I could do to  ...

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