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Michelle D. Garrett

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Organization Divas With A Purpose

Wife, mommy, sister, friend, diva - all these words and more describe the person Michelle is and constantly striving to improve.  The voice behind Divas With A Purpose, she embraces the “divatude” of being Driven, Inspiring, Victorious and called-to-Action.  Her blog is a collection of inspiration, motivation and fun with a purpose.  Her true passion is calling attention to issues that directly impact women and children.

She lives in Columbia, SC with her husband and three children.  Michael (born at 30 weeks), now 11, is a 6th grade honor student who enjoys art, video games and playing with his younger brother and sister.  Bradley (born at 37 weeks) is now 4 – loves learning new things and irritating his big brother.  Veronica (born at 40 weeks) recently turned 1 and loves singing, playing with her brothers’ toys and random tickle fests.

Posts By Michelle D. Garrett

Baby Michael: 4 Pounds, One Ounce

Preterm birth is more common than many realize. According to the World Health Organization, an estimated 15 million babies are born preterm worldwide every year – that’s almost 1 out of every 10 babies born.

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