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2017 Reader Survey Results

Thank you to everyone who took the time to answer our Reader Survey! Congrats to Jenn R. who won the $10 Target Gift Card! #NerdAltert we loved looking at the pretty pie charts full of your personal results! We’re busy working on all kinds of fun things for 2018 – and we want to make […]

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Get in the Photos, Mom!

I’m right with (some of) you, I do not love being in the photo! And trust me, it makes me cringe to share so many photos of myself here! I have heard it so many times before, “I don’t need to be in this one”, “I’ll take the photo”, “I’ll schedule family photos later when […]

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The Mother of all Friendship

I lived in a new state of insanity as a new mom. I’ve felt crazy before, but this was on another level. Sleep deprivation combined with so much uncertainty, anxiety, and a responsibility to keep my tiny, perfect human alive left me spinning for the first month or so. I didn’t have time to think […]

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One-and-Done? Maybe Reconsider.

Once I read an article stating that the closest relationship any people would have is that of a sibling relationship. I thought about this for awhile and then decided that it made sense despite never experiencing this type of relationship myself. Due to extenuating circumstances, I am an only child. But if your family is […]

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A Mom Date + GIVEAWAY

It often feels like making plans in advance is a recipe for disaster once you have babies. The big kid will wake up grumpy and teething, while the little one kept you up all night. So you debate canceling your plans, for another day of PJs, lukewarm coffee, and Netflix Cartoons. Then you remember you [...]
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Journaling

Journaling. Do you do it? I used to be a better documenter, on paper. I wish I could be that person that keeps a handwritten journal, full of memories, thoughts, and ideas. I’ve started a handful of journals, but that’s all I’ve done — start. It wasn’t until we moved away for my husband’s job […]

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3 Confessions of a Working Twin Mom

When I returned to work after spending 3 months with my newborn twins 24/7, I had mixed emotions.  I was nervous and stressed about having to leave my babies with a stranger (who is now anything but, and thank goodness for her!), all while trying to get back into the swing of working and having […]

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Podcasts for Moms Who Aren’t Just Moms

What do I mean by podcasts that are just for moms? Not only can these podcasts be for anyone, but you specifically will not find any podcasts on this list that are geared towards moms and mom issues. These are for you and your non-mom time. 1. Lore  I’m kind of obsessed with Lore right […]

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