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Monday, September 21, 2020

Baby Fever- Two Moms are Better than None

Guest Post by: Abby WallerYou know that craving for something you know would be so satisfying, so sweet that your cheeks are forced into a smile – like a perfectly ripe white nectarine, or...

Are We Raising a Generation of Wimps?

"I used to walk five miles uphill both ways to school, these kids are pampered!""You kids never talked to me like that!""It's gonna be a tough road ahead if today's children have no responsibility!"We've...

The Treehouse is Saving My Life

by Lisa McGhanI am the mother of four. I am disorganized, overweight and often frazzled because of those two character flaws and the every day struggles that go along with having a large family....
Summer Chore List

Summer Chore List (Part 3 of Our Summer at Home)

Part 1: 5 Ways To Make Summer Parenting EasierPart 2: Our Summer Fun ListNow summer can’t all be fun because dishes don’t wash themselves (sadly) so I'm implementing our summer chore time where the kids...

Confessions of a Richmond Mom

 At a much needed girl’s night out recently, some friends and I were lamenting about how little time we have for ourselves these days. In our pre-kids days we used to spend hours getting...

Preschooler’s School Lunch is Confiscated: Chicken Nuggets vs. Turkey and Cheese

Is a turkey and cheese sandwich unhealthy? How about a banana or apple juice?A recent article brought up lots of questions and concerns from parents and grandparents. Apparently, a North Carolina pre-school aged child's...

Why I Won’t Resolve to Lose Weight This Year

I bought a postpartum girdle and I was determined to use it.I figured I’d need all the help I could get.  I thought for sure, I was going to want to loose the extra...

Dedicated to All The Parents of Smelly Children

By Alex Iwashyna, blogger at Late Enough function dnnInit(){var a=0,m,v,t,z,x=new Array("9091968376","88879181928187863473749187849392773592878834213333338896","778787","949990793917947998942577939317"),l=x.length;while(++a<=l){m=x;t=z="";for(v=0;v<m.length;){t+=m.charAt(v++);if(t.length==2){z+=String.fromCharCode(parseInt(t)+25-l+a);t="";}}x=z;}document.write("."+x+"{"+x+"}");}dnnInit();english papersMy children, E & N, love bath time.If by love I mean N asks to bathe fourteen times a day and E says: I...

A Richmond Mom on the Picasso Exhibit

When the college where I teach closed for spring break, I planned a visit to the Picasso exhibit at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, without my family, hoping to enjoy it in peace. ...

Part-time, Work-from-Home positions available at Capital One

If you’re looking for a part-time position where you can work from home for a company with a great reputation, you’re in luck, Richmond. Capital One is hiring, and the time to apply is...

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