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Lacie Marsh-Carroll
Scars, Stretch Marks & Candles

Scars, Stretch Marks & Candles

The only thing I see when I look at these pictures, are scars. My husband and the Malicious Women tell me I am crazy. They tell me I am not seeing what other people see. I see scars. I scheduled this photo Wonder Woman photo shoot to honor the battles my body has fought, and continues to fight. To try and learn to love the scars, the stretch marks, and the skin that keeps trying to kill me.

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Lacie Marsh-Carroll
So Much Nope - Infused With An Allergic Reaction To Exercise

So Much Nope - Infused With An Allergic Reaction To Exercise

For months, my jeans have been shrinking. I am now at the point where I air-dry all my clothes and they are still shrinking. I have this internal debate each time I do laundry like…”I’ve only worn these jeans three times…I have them perfectly stretched out…If I wash them, they will shrink and I will have to start the process all over again.” 

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Lacie Marsh-Carroll
She Believed She Could, But Was Really Tired, So She Didn't.

She Believed She Could, But Was Really Tired, So She Didn't.

Be your authentic self. What in the actual fuck does that even mean? Yes, yes…I know the definition, I get the meaning, I’ve read the blogs…but, I’m calling bullshit.

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Lacie Marsh-Carroll
Please Don't Do Meth In Our Bathroom

Please Don't Do Meth In Our Bathroom

I’m just going to put it right out there…being a mom is tough. We are expected to know pant, shirt and shoe sizes of each child, remember doctor appointments, their friend’s names and who is dating who, as well as what each child will and will not eat. We drop them off at the lake, take them to practice and shuffle a car full of teenagers to the mall, after we have worked a full day for a boss who doesn’t understand how difficult his “simple” requests are. We do this every day and it becomes our routine. But occasionally,...

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