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    Advice New Mom Relationships

    Friends With Mom Benefits

    Watching little kids make friends might just be the cutest and most heartbreaking thing in the world. Some are fearless, oblivious to the impending possibility of rejection. Others are tentative and shy, perhaps having…

    March 27, 2017
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    Motherlucker Relationships

    No New Friends

    So I’m gonna let you in on a little secret… My friends call me “slow to warm”, meaning I’m not all about new friends, and I take time to let people in. But once…

    March 14, 2017
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    Relationships

    The “C” Word

    I recently travelled to Morocco for the wedding of a cherished friend. I’d never been before and everything seemed magical and other-worldly; the architecture, the gardens and especially the call to prayer which gave…

    March 9, 2017
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    Parenting

    The Art of Toddler Conversation

    There’s a lot of noise in our home. From the waking sounds of the human alarm clock (a.k.a Noé calling out “Mummy! Daddy!” over the monitor), to the soft humming of the air purifier…

    February 23, 2017
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    Advice Relationships

    From one Motherlucker to another

    Hey new momma! I see you over there with those tired eyes, spit up on your clothes and unwashed hair for days.  You haven’t slept.  Your body aches from fatigue.  So much in your…

    February 13, 2017
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    Mom Stuff

    “You aren’t you…”

    Sebastian, my first, was born on April 3, 2004. As a new mother, I was struggling with everything, breastfeeding most of all. On my six week checkup I got the post c-section all clear…

    February 9, 2017
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    Food Parenting

    Are There Tree Nuts In That?

    It all started on a sunny vacation in Florida. We were out for a walk when we decided to purchase a package of cashews as a light snack. My daughter who was one-and-a-half immediately…

    December 27, 2016
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    New Mom Relationships

    Mom Crush

    When you were young and crushing hard, it was usually on the boy who lives down the street or your older cousin’s best friend. After you have kids, however, the term crush takes on…

    November 14, 2016