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Meet the Contributor: Brit Koch

Hi, Brit here with Flagstaff Moms Blog here to tell you a little about myself. Family: My Husband Brandon who was born and raised in Flag, and we have a sweet 2-year-old daughter, Hazel Jean. Most of my family is in Tulsa, OK. I am the oldest of 4 children with one sister and two brothers. I […]

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Surviving the M-F Working Mom Game Like a Boss

One year ago, I was a naively pregnant, working woman. I have the type of personality that is pretty “Type A” about most things, super-efficient when it comes to getting work and personal items done, and not very empathetic when it comes to understanding people who are not like minded (a huge character flaw, I […]

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30 Days Facebook Free

Ok, so maybe it wasn’t exactly 30 days Facebook free. What initially transpired was that I was trying to stop using my time looking at social media so much and start trying to do more productive things, especially with the holidays coming up. I knew that one culprit of my time wasting was my phone and […]

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Podcasts and Shows You Might Like, Too

I am always looking for new podcasts and shows to stream. I listen to podcasts for some alone time on dog-walks and on long car trips. And my Netflix/Hulu/Amazon algorithms are all messed up based on my “interest” in Magic School Bus and PJ Masks. But, digging deep, here are some of each that I […]

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Friday Favorites Vol. 1

Happy Friday, Flagstaff! School is back in session and we’re all just a little spent from a long few days of getting back into the routine! Today we’re sharing some of our current favorites, handpicked by the FMB Team! Enjoy.  Sienna is loving this blog and this easy recipe for homemade pickles!  We think this […]

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Top 5 Beauty Products for Busy Moms

I’ve been interested (ok, obsessed) with makeup and beauty products from a very young age. It started with an intense need to cover my freckles at the ripe old age of 8. Then there was an all-out war waged with my parents over the proper age to wear mascara and lip gloss. In all of […]

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Back to School Essentials: For Mom

Because Mom needs a little something too 🙂 Sweater: Not quite dressed for the day? This is a perfect “almost” dressed look for carpool.  Pop Socket: If you haven’t joined the craze, now it the time! Your texting will never be the same. Instant Pot: The hype is real and making school-night dinners will be so […]

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5 Ways to Manage Expectations as a Parent

In this day-in-age of Instagram, Facebook and an overwhelming amount of social media and technology, it’s hard not to get swept away in our perceptions of what parenthood should look like. We are constantly bombarded with images of celebrity moms with perfect hair and makeup, such as recent photos of Kate Middleton just hours after […]

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How This Teacher Mothers

  As a university instructor (college teacher), I have learned that some students fail. They don’t show up to class, or they can’t find a way to stay motivated, or their time management skills are lacking. Sometimes they need a job and their shifts are during my class. There are so many reasons, but every […]

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