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Author Archive | Jen Forsyth


Turning 40: Becoming Older and Wiser

People try to make some huge deal out of turning 40, but I see it as a much quieter milestone. It almost feels like leaving one life behind and starting a new one. You really do leave this youthful, immature way of thinking and acting behind and just say “enough.” You just don’t have time […]

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Work Permits and Your Baby’s First Job

I’m having a hard enough time with my oldest growing up as it is. He went to high school this past year. He towers over me in height like an NBA player, and his voice has deepened to the point I can barely recall that sweet little boy voice that used to tell me “I […]

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Autism is hard, but he makes it look good.

The Day I Became “Aware”

April is Autism Awareness Month.  This was one thing I never thought I would have to be aware of. Our child was diagnosed pretty late, which made it an even deeper shock to take. Today I’d like to share the story of the first time we became “aware” of this difference, and how we have […]

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