Tag: parenting

To The Moms Who Are Getting That Degree

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Dear Moms working on a degree, first let me say, I see you and I appreciate you. Second, no you aren’t crazy, it is...

Packing Away the Baby Chapter

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Some old burp cloths almost made me cry today. I spotted them, tucked away in a basket in the living room, and realized I...

Why I’m Saying “No!” to ALL the Extracurricular Activities

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I want to start this post with a warning/confession: my only child is only 20 months, so in some ways, the following words are...

I Want My Kids to Be Race-Conscious, Not Just Kind

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When my son was six weeks old, I wrote him a letter for his baby book. “I know that you will grow up to...

My toddler’s 20 months old. Yes, I’m still breastfeeding.

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It's been a while since I wrote... anything. Between the quarantine, feeling like I had nothing to write about, not having time to write...

Mama Didn’t Raise No Chiflada: A Potty Training Tale

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I’ve spent the last year trying various different potty training tactics on my three-year-old son. I’m talking, letting him be naked all day, giving...

Quarantine has done a number on my mothering skills, for better...

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Quarantine has done a number on my mothering skills, for better and for worse. The light of our togetherness as a family has shone...

I’m Over Being Productive During the COVID-19 Quarantine

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Shortly after social distancing and the COVID-19 "quarantine” began, I started getting inundated with ideas. And lists. And lists of ideas for filling each...

50 Simple Outdoor Activities for Kids

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We may be staying home right now, but that doesn’t mean you can’t go outside and enjoy some time in nature. (Just stay close...

Tips To Talking To Your Children About Ongoing Coronavirus Crisis

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Never in a million years would I believe that I'd be raising children in what feels like a real life zombie apocalypse. There isn't a...