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It’s always the same characters but different actors. A nicely dressed family pulls up a dusk-lit road. The doors open with a plume in hairspray, goldfish dust, and tears. Mom wobbles all around the car on unsteady feet due...
Did you hear what I said? Is anyone listening? That's not what I said. Why aren't you listening? These are the thoughts I find on repeat in my mind as a new mother. There are times I feel I must...
I’ll be the first to say that birthday parties for kids have gone completely off the deep end these days. And I’ll go so far as to admit that I have fallen into that trap a time or two,...
July 4th 2019. The day my daughter turned two years old and I promise, it was like a switch internally that started the terrific twos. Now, I know they are often called terrible twos but let's be honest, they aren't...
Disclaimer: If you've ever been in a Facebook thread about baby sleep, you're bound to read at least one person being called a "sanctimommy." There is a lot of back and forth in the mommy group world about the line...
Unless you are a complete introvert and don’t like to see or speak to people for extended lengths of time, working from home or being a remote employee can be a bit of a challenge. I’ve been a remote employee...
Our daughter was diagnosed with Dyslexia in first grade. October is Dyslexia Awareness Month and I wanted to share with you some facts you may not know about dyslexia as well as signs so that you can be aware...
The Amount of Time Spent With My Child Everyday After taking 12 grateful weeks off for maternity leave a year ago, I had the same feeling every working mom has when we go back to work and the child spends...
I have an ugly confession to make – now that I am a mom, I’ve become a side-project junkie. Time is my currency and Pinterest is my gateway drug. If projects were a household item for me, they would...
I love seeing the colorful chalkboards filled up with favorite foods, future careers, and teacher names flood my news feed at the beginning of the school year. I especially love when little ones proclaim that they want to be...
One of the most stressful things about preparing to add a child to a family is figuring out parental leave. And unfortunately for us, the US lags behind when it comes to leave policies that support families. Here are...
In our house, we have a rule that may be unlike many parents. My kids go to school every day unless these things are happening: they are running fever, throwing up, or have been diagnosed with a contagious virus...

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