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Author Archive | Jocelyn Cody

Mourning the Life I Have to Leave Behind

12 days. That’s all the time I have left here in Nashville. The movers arrive in 8 days, so the hours I’m not at work will be spent preparing for yet another big change. It’s PCS season (Permanent Change of Station) for those who don’t speak the military lingo. “Permanent”. Ha! The longest I’ve lived […]

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Let’s Talk About Family Planning – Part 2: Family Planning Options and How They Work

Family Planning Now, whatever your reason for being interested in family planning, you should select the method that works best for you. Talk with your OB/GYN or Primary Care Provider about your plans for future children, religious or personal beliefs, period symptoms, scheduling concerns (can you remember to take a pill the same time every […]

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How Mama Got Her Groove Back…

Take a moment and think back… before the kids, before the wedding, before college… waaaaay back to those angst-filled teenage years. I know, the horrors! But nestled in between the broken hearts and questionable fashion choices- was a unique individual carving a place for themselves in the world. What was important to you? What was […]

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It’s a Darn Good Thing You’re My Second Child . . .

Tonight, my daughter lost her mind. Over a toothbrush. Okay, two toothbrushes. She was so enamored with her old brush. Now with the addition of her new toothbrush, she wanted to spend all evening brushing her teeth. And by brushing her teeth? I mean sucking water and fluoride-free toothpaste off the toothbrushes. Under no circumstances could I […]

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