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a momcation

Why Every Mom Needs a Momcation

The momcation, a glorious trip that moms take without kids, has become a popular buzzword in parenting communities everywhere. In the past, this same...
The More The Merrier Stress and Gratitude

The More The Merrier: How Two “Foster” Kids Turned My Stress...

I cry every Christmas. Not because I don’t love Christmas. It’s actually my favorite holiday. I love the lights and the tree. I love...
Dear Pre-Child Self letter

A Letter To My Pre-Child Self

Hey girl,It’s me, your older, somewhat wiser self. We need to talk. Right now, you’re young, idealistic and almost impossibly naïve, so I’ve got...
Mom Guilt

How I Learned To Let Go of Mom Guilt

There was a time when I would spin out of control if I didn't have dinner on the table by a certain time. These...
Before vs. After Kids

Things We Say Before Kids vs. Things We Say After

Recently, I got together with a friend who is pregnant with her first child. Now, I have to say, she’s got a good head...
Toddler

The Toddler Years: Reframing the Terrible Twos

I have a two-year-old, and that means some days start with battles over peanut butter waffles, complete with toddler tantrums and tears on the...
Fashion Tips for New Moms

Style Tips For New Moms

Whether you were an edgy fashionista, a bohemian goddess, or a preppy Southern style queen, new moms go through a dramatic sartorial shift once...
motherhood

Sums Up Motherhood in 34 Seconds

Oh the joys of motherhood!  There is nothing more amazing and rewarding than bringing a life into this world and taking care of your...
breastfeeding

Religion, Politics….and Breastfeeding

There are some things you just shouldn’t bring up in social conversation. The first two are pretty obvious: religion and politics. Everyone knows that....

Every New Mama Deserves a Postpartum Doula. Who Are They? What...

The steps you take in pregnancy are your first steps in mothering, and those nine months are a huge investment of time and energy and...

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