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Dear Daughter: I Want You to Be Strong, Not Stubborn

Last fall, I asked a few of my writer friends to share their letters to their daughters here on the blog. Their heartfelt and vulnerable words for their little (and grown-up) girls inspired and uplifted me as a mom, as a motherless daughter and as a believer. Today, I’m sharing my own message to my …

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Dear Daughter: “This Little Light of Mine”

I am so honored to share this week’s “Dear Daughter” letter guest post, written by my Southern soul sister, Lauren McMinn, to her 9-month-old baby girl, Ada. Dear Daughter, How are you already 9 months old? My bundle of love, joy and laughter. Hungry for life and exploration. You keep me on my toes all day long …

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Dear Daughter: I Want You to Bring Cakes

This week’s installment of the “Dear Daughter” guest post series is written by my friend Deidre Price–author, speaker, mom, and lit Ph.D. in Florida. Deidre’s message for her firstborn daughter is about always showing up and giving grace, about finding our strength in our love. Dear Daughter, If ever you find yourself expecting, unprepared and undone like …

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