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Jeanie Whinghter

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Jeanie is a perfectly imperfect mama, transplanted to Cordova fresh out of graduate school. She and her husband, Matt, had no intent on making Memphis “home” – but ten years later, they’re still here (and love it!). They have three saucy gingers, along with three “fur babies”. Between homeschooling and chairing graduate Psychology departments online, life is never boring in the Whinghter house. It’s no surprise that Jeanie fancies coffee, but she also loves bargain shopping and embarrassing her children with her questionable singing/dancing skills. She’s had more #PinterestFails that she can count and has perfected the art of giving a good pep talk (watch out, puberty!). Motherhood has slowly transformed her into the “uncool” Mom she thought she’d never be, yet she’s never felt cooler or more content with her life.

Friday Faves
Friday Favorites by Jeanie
Anyone who knows me KNOWS that I have things I love-   -and those things that I love make me oh so happy! Here's what makes my pandemic life awesome right now. I'd love to hear about what you love, too! Madison Reed hair color. Let's have a moment for Pandemic Hair, mamas. Although I […]
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New baby? No problem, Part 2 {Siblings}
Congrats! You've brought baby home! (Toss confetti) Now what? This is when it can get tough for you, Mama, I'm not going to lie. You're trying to pretend that you're getting sleep, showering regularly, and generally have your life together. Good luck with that. I mean that sincerely. There will likely be a frenzy of activity […]
new baby
New baby? No problem, Part 1
So you're preggers (or adopting) again? Congratulations! You're about to enter the world of being a mom times two... or more. It's the most rewarding thing in the world, but let's face it, Mama: It is a little overwhelming to think about how to give 100% to more than one kid. As it turns out, […]
Walk the Walk with Sidewalk Chalk
Our family has a reputation in our neighborhood. And it's a good one, thank you very much (don't worry, Mom). For the past few months, we've been using the quarantine time to spread cheer to our neighbors - at a safe distance, of course. We've been decorating our sidewalks with messages of hope, love, and […]
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A Couch Full of Memories
Oh my stars, I can't believe I just cried about a COUCH. Yes, you read that right. I just shed tears about a piece of furniture.  "It's just a thing," my husband said. "And you keep saying that it doesn't fit in our house anymore." Well, okay, Dr. Obvious is technically correct here: we have […]

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