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    Advice New Mom Parenting

    Good Advice? Or the Right Advice?

    Pretty sure everyone can relate to this one… So you’re brand new to the “Mommy Scene”, clueless, a bit scared, and overwhelmed. Which pretty much makes you easy prey to all the “Experts”. All…

    January 23, 2017
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    New Mom Pregnancy

    Labor Jitters

    For a pretty fearless, self-assured lady, I sure did have some crazy jitters around the labor and delivery of my now-healthy baby boy Grayson. I’m talking about the bat-shit-crazy-thoughts that would pass through my…

    January 19, 2017
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    Breastfeeding Can Be Complicated

    We’ve all seen the photographs; mother and child locked in tender embrace, one nurturing the other from her own body. There’s nothing more magical or more natural. During my pregnancy, I would often gaze…

    January 12, 2017
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    Firsts New Mom

    First Stitches

    Guys, I wasn’t ready for this. A couple of weeks ago while JJ was having his dinner he decided to swing his head back and bang it on the table. (This was obviously an…

    January 10, 2017
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    Advice New Mom


    It’s that time of year again! No – not the holidays, but rather that time when skin gets dry and cracked and painful and eczema tends to get worse. Whether you are a busy…

    December 19, 2016
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    Advice New Mom


    I love my friends. I love the history and camaraderie we have, and the love and support we give each other. They are the constants in my life who I adore to the moon…

    November 28, 2016
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    Advice New Mom

    Surviving The Night With A Newborn

    Let’s talk “Night Shift”. Seriously, It’s hard enough to wake up a few times a night (or up all night for some of the unlucky ones- Yikes!), so let’s make the dreadful Night Shift…

    November 21, 2016