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What’s In Your Diaper Bag?

My diaper bag is an ever-evolving thing. I am an enneagram type 1/ type A personality so lists are my best friends, and I...

Terrible Twos? Try Threenagers.

  People always talk about the “terrible twos.” There are tons of jokes out there about a kid's second year. Heck even popular T.V. shows...

What Moms Really Do On A Kid Free Day

Our job as a mom can be so daunting and tiring. Sometimes all we want is a day off and we often fantasize about...

Tips for Picking the Right Preschool

Tips for Picking the Right Preschool “Is my child ready for elementary school?” If you’re the parent of a young child, or children, chances are you’ve...

The Night Before The First Day Of School

On the night before the first day of school, emotions are big. The anticipation and excitement of tomorrow is palpable, sometimes translating into tension,...

You Can Do It! | Breastmilk. Every Ounce Counts. 

Having been through all of the trials and tribulations with breastfeeding and even a prophylactic double mastectomy, I've never been more proud of these...

The Reality of Nature Deficit Disorder, and How You Can Fight...

My toddler has a lot of demands these days, but one that I always try to accommodate is when he asks to go outside...

A Mom’s (Tongue-In-Cheek) Guide To A Dinner Party

Count the number of chairs around your table. Subtract 1 or 2 (single mom or partnered-up). Now, quick-think of that many of your...

The Importance of Breastfeeding

Before I get into this topic for Breastfeeding Awareness Week, I want to mention that not every mom gets the luxury of breastfeeding. Whether...

American Flag Etiquette

Every day after school I would watch in amazement as the K-5 students at my son's school lowered the flag, cared for it, folded...

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