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Are Moms Allowed to Gossip?

My son’s kindergarten teacher recently sent a link home called “19 Commandments From Maria Montessori to Help You Become the Perfect Parent.” Now, I’ve long since given up the idea that I will ever be a perfect parent but I do love me a good How-To list. Perhaps it’s the way lists make it feel so neat […]

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Am I Cut Out for This?

This week has been rough. The kids have been cranky, the house is in disarray, we all have cabin fever. As mothers, we can often feel overwhelmed. But every once in a while, when I feel especially exhausted and defeated, I can’t help but think to myself: “Am I cut out for this?” When I was […]

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It Doesn’t Get Easier; You Get Stronger

The first year with a new baby is HARD.  Like, REALLY hard. So hard, in fact, older moms in public often offer unsolicited reassurance to strangers they see with infants and toddlers, smiling knowingly and saying “don’t worry, hun, after the first year, it gets easier.” But you know what?  I’m calling their bluff. Of course, my experience is […]

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A Parent’s Guide to Smartphone Apps

So, you got your kid a smartphone. Seemed like a good idea at the time. They’re useful, increase social standing, AND OPEN YOUR KID’S LIFE UP TO ALL KINDS OF DANGERS. I don’t mean to alarm parents who unwittingly gave their freshman, eighth grader, fifth grader, little lamb a cell phone. Technology on its own is a very useful tool, but […]

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5 Things My Toddler Has Made Me Re-Think

Toddlers are such sweet and funny little creatures. They are full of emotional highs and lows as well as a curiosity that guides them through their world. Constantly learning and growing, they are wide eyed to everything going on around them. My little toddler is currently 2.5 years old and fills my life with all […]

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