Being a working mom is really strange sometimes. This past week, we’ve received a few invitations for first birthday parties. I know what you’re thinking. That’s not weird! That’s delightful. I agree, but what’s weird is that I have never met even one of the adorable, chubby faces staring out from those invitations. I love having the opportunity to start my own company, but there is no getting around the fact that my baby is having a whole day out there without me. It’s not really helpful to sit around feeling guilty, but I do feel strongly that I better make the time away from him worthwhile. Anyway, enough about me. You guys are probably more concerned about other things right now…
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