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parenting

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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
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    Parenting

    Lies We Tell

    “Mommy, what does jail look like?” my sweet but sassy three-year-old daughter asked me from the back seat of the car the other day. I explained (based on nothing but clichés from bad movies)…

    February 19, 2018
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    Advice Parenting

    It’s OK to Make Mistakes

    When we first decided to start a family, I was sure my husband and I would make the most epic parents.  Overconfident?  Maybe just a little.  I did, after all, have my BA in…

    January 16, 2018
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    Parenting

    The Hard Questions

      At least once a day, I get thrown a curveball by one of my kids… A question I can’t answer, a situation I can’t explain, a fear I can’t quell. In this time…

    January 8, 2018
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    Parenting

    A Way With Words

    “Honey? Hun? Hun?” I was being summoned. Pretty typical for a Saturday morning, only it wasn’t coming from its usual source. My three year old, Levi, had picked up on what my husband and…

    November 2, 2017
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    Mom Stuff Parenting

    Preschool & Pacifiers

    I didn’t think she was ready. She only just turned two, after all. My husband begged to differ. She’s smart, curious and in need of more social interaction, he argued. I saw his point,…

    October 31, 2017
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    Adventures in Potty Training

    Last month we launched The Motherlucking Truth so we could share, drink and laugh at the good, the bad and the messiest of parenting experiences. Turns out nothing says messy like potty training and we want…

    October 11, 2017
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    Parenting

    What Happened In Vegas

    Vegas. This week that word means something totally different than it usually does. It’s hard not to feel a little helpless these days, between natural disasters, terrorism, and seemingly ever-present violence I can’t help…

    October 4, 2017
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    Parenting

    Keeping Score

    I read an article the other day about the invisible work mothers do. It was a very real excerpt from a woman about why we so often feel overwhelmed and I sat there and…

    August 24, 2017