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Meet the Contributor: Tiffany Tcheng

Family: We’re a family of three, plus our 13-year-old dog. Our daughter Tilly is 2.5 years old. Our dog’s name is Moose. He’s a Jack Russell Terrier-mix. Job: I’m an independent digital marketer and front-end web developer. I’m also a lifestyle and portrait photographer. What brought you to Flagstaff: My husband’s job brought us to Flagstaff. […]

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5 Ways New Flagstaff Moms Can Reduce Stress

The National Institute of Mental Health defines stress as “how the brain and body respond to any demand.” With that being said, motherhood affects how we respond to the demand of caring for our little ones.  Being a parent is a 24 hour job and our bosses are not always understanding of how tired and […]

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Long Distance Friendships

Part of the allure of living in Flagstaff is that most of us are transplants to this lovely mountain town; but the downside of that fact is that it means we have all left wonderful friendships behind in other cities.  I won’t lie, I cherish my friends from college and adulthood so very much, but […]

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Meet the Contributor: Katie Woodard

Family: I have a wonderful husband, two fun boys and a funny hound dog mix. Job: I am a family and newborn photographer here in beautiful Flagstaff, AZ.   What brought you to Flagstaff: My college roommate (from the University of Richmond) and I decided to ‘go west’ after we graduated. We both got jobs […]

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Meet the Contributor: Emily Barton

Family:  Mother of twins, Lilith Amelia and Jack Avery, since February 2017;  married to my husband Mark since October 25, 2014.     Job: Emergency Nurse with Indian Health Service   What brought you to Flagstaff:  I grew up in Massachusetts.  On a family trip to Arizona in 2001, my parents fell in love with […]

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The New Girl in Town

My family and I recently celebrated our 1 year Flagstaffiversary. We relocated to this mountain town from Los Angeles, CA in the hopes of finding our forever home. We’re often asked “why Flagstaff, what brought you to town?”  We moved to Flagstaff because we wanted something different for our lives and our children.  It’s a […]

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Meet the Contributor: Sarah Yeager

Family: Sarah and husband Doug, baby Mae plus two big smelly dogs.   Job: I basically do it all! Barre3 front desk in the wee hours of the morning before the baby wakes up. Mortgage Loan Originator extraordinaire during nap times and the wee hours of the night. Sleepy baby =working mama   What brought […]

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Summer Break Tips

You Need A Summer Bucket List – Free Printable

Pinterest is full of amazing ideas for making the most of your summers, including a summer bucket list. But as much as I pin ideas, I rarely execute them.  Pinning them is not enough.  My husband and I were recently discussing summer vacation ideas and the conversation shifted to all the places we want to […]

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Beckie Cochran

Meet the Contributor: Beckie Cochran

Family: My family consists of my husband Bryan, my daughter Attalia (At-ta-lee-ah) and my son Nicodemus. Job: Currently for the most part I am a stay at home mom but I also have my photography business and I am a personal assistant for a friend a few hours a week. What brought you to Flagstaff: […]

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