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Support for new moms: 3 Things

(Because what new mom has time or brain capacity to read a long blog?)

1. Whoever said “no use crying over spilled milk” clearly never breast fed. 28 more words


Just One More?

While scrolling through Facebook early this morning I saw a post from a new mom who had a two week old that wouldn’t stop screaming. I instantly felt sad for her, and then sad for me. 326 more words


Snot and a Fussy Tooth

So, we have been sick around here. Started with little one coming home sick last week with a cold, that turned to an ear infection, that got hubby sick, that got grandpa sick, that got me sick. 303 more words

New Mom

Who Loves Being Pregnant?

Some women LOVE being #pregnant. They glow! The rest of us are like…


22 Things I Wish Someone Would've Told Me About Labor

When you find out you’re pregnant, people want to give you all kinds of advice. Even if you’ve been pregnant before, people still want to give you advice as if you aren’t, already, a seasoned vet. 533 more words

Mom Life

A Letter to My Siblings

When you have a baby, you don’t just choose her outfits, you choose her world.

Nerdy English teacher alert. On a personal note, I’m writing today a letter of things on my mind, after spending time with our families over the holidays.

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Mommy Perfect

Warning:  TL;DR

I’ve only been at this mom thing for about 6 weeks now (but wait: 6 weeks, already?!).  It seems crazy that one minute I’m pregnant, anxiously awaiting Thanksgiving food, and the next in a hospital bed holding my preemie daughter a month ahead of schedule.   1,179 more words