Author Archive | Tonya Blythe

Kidney Disease: A Mother’s Story

According to statistics provided by the National Kidney Foundation (NKF), kidney disease kills over 90,000 Americans every year – more than breast and prostate cancer combined; and yet, it wasn’t until I had the opportunity to donate one of my kidneys to my friend and former pastor back in 2009 that I really gave a […]

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The Bill Cosby Guide to Parenting

If you’re anywhere close to my age (25, give or take 9 years or so ;)), then you probably grew up watching “The Cosby Show.” THAT was some quality television! It’s not one of those shows where you can easily pick one favorite moment – but if I had to, “A Shirt Story” might possibly […]

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Pediatric Dentistry: A Chat With Dr Burleson of Burleson Orthodontics

Note: This is the first post in our six-part series on pediatric dentistry sponsored by Burleson Orthodontics. This series will include tips and information from Dr Dustin Burleson on preparing your children for dental care, as well as issues in pediatric dentistry and experiences with pediatric dental care shared by our contributor team. Today’s post […]

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A Beautiful Life: The Photography of Allison Corrin

This post has been sponsored by Allison Corrin Photography, a natural light lifestyle photographer in Kansas City. For more information, click here. As a mother of three and an elementary educator for six years, Allison Corrin believes that life is best lived in color and movement. In her experience, life usually takes us on adventures […]

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Photo courtesy of Bob Compton Photography

Date Night at the Starlight Theatre

Earlier this week, my husband (Jon) and I had the opportunity to cross another “first” off our Kansas City bucket list when we attended our first show at the Starlight Theatre. Not only was it our first time attending a show at the Starlight, but it was also a first of another kind: opening night […]

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