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Growing up, my mother did art fair after art fair with art classes scattered through the year. I grew up watching my mother put hours into putting on a display that was completely temporary. Like a circus the artists arrived, spent hours before and hours after putting on the show and the people would flock. You have probably been to an art fair, but have you ever really paused to appreciate what people put into it? There is a large up front investment that nobody acknowledges,  or cares about unless you do them. Unless you have been through the application...

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        Who else can raise there hand to attest at the abnormality of considering oneself in the season of PARENTING? The season in which almost nothing is focused on yourself? In which you learn the ultimate definitions of selflessness and bittersweet. When life can change within week to week and it never really gets easier, does it? It's just constantly different. A different list of requirements, an ever changing routine and bottomless love. What a mouthful.         And then, when you feel like you got it all together, you mix business in and you truly feel like your certifiably nuts....

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