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    I Was Told I’d Be Glowing

    When we first learned I was pregnant with our first child, I immediately slipped into blissful daydreams of eating whatever I wanted, endless foot rubs, and showing off my beautiful growing belly. I couldn’t…

    March 22, 2018
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    Just Listen Mama

    I get asked quite often, “How did you know to do that?”, in response to my parenting. At first I was caught off guard. It’s always in a genuine, kind way, someone looking for…

    March 21, 2018
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    Truth Bombs

    Tech Talk: A Pledge To Do Better

    On an average morning, you will find me sitting on the couch, scrolling through Instagram and Twitter (catching up on whatever nonsense Trump tweeted in the middle of the night), replying to emails and…

    March 20, 2018
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    #Momlife Blended Family

    Hot Mess

    When I became a stepmom I figured I had it handled. When we added a baby, I stumbled a bit, but still managed to have it somewhat together with 3 kids in the house.…

    March 16, 2018
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    Mom Stuff Parenting

    Don’t Hold Back

    Have you heard of “redshirting?” I first came across the idea while I was trying to get pregnant with my first baby. Back then, I still thought I had a say in the universe’s…

    March 15, 2018
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    Single Mom

    Just The Two Of Us

    I didn’t plan on being a single parent. It just happened. I know there’s women out there who have chosen to become solo mother mothers and to you I say: You are my heroes.…

    March 14, 2018
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    Truth Bomb: Wine Mom Memes Make Me Cringe.

    We’ve all seen the “wine mom” memes circulating on Facebook and Instagram: picture a frazzled mom slinging back a bottle of wine paired with a quote like, “it’s wine o’clock”, “boxed wine is just…

    March 6, 2018
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    Working Mom

    FACT: I’m A Better Mom When I Work.

    Let’s be real and let’s be very, very honest: If this article had been written in the 1950’s, there would have been a backlash of stay-at-home mom’s criticizing me. “How could you say working…

    February 27, 2018
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    Firsts Parenting

    Nutty Kids

    I thought I had done everything right. That I had followed the recommendations, the newest science and was in the clear. My daughter was nearly 20 months old and loved to eat…anything and everything.…

    February 26, 2018
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    Stay-At-Home Mom

    Weird AF

    One of the perks of being a stay-at-home mom is that I get to spend a lot of time watching my daughter. I get to see her habits, behaviors, and personality developing up close…

    February 21, 2018