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What defines you, Mom?

One week down.  So far so good.

Life has a funny way of bringing us full circle.  I started a career in advertising and sales, and here I find myself once again.   895 more words

Why I wear "yoga pants" and why that proves I do put myself first

There are SO many groups on Facebook. Groups for everything you can imagine. I’m a member of many ranging from local yard sale pages to homemaking pages to fitness groups. 544 more words


Kind of more of the same

So, did I mention I’m tired of other moms telling me what to do? Your son doesn’t speak clear, we can’t understand him. Your son throws toys, your son shouldn’t eat that way or this way. 790 more words

Sh*t Moms Say To Me (That I'm Tired of Hearing)

We’ve all been there. You’re sitting around, taking in the joy that is your children, when suddenly a mom chimes in with an opinion that just makes you want to roll your eyes right then and there. 572 more words

MOPS. Basically my lifeline as a young mom. 

These are my notes from MOPS (Mothers of PreSchoolers) today. It was about raising kids with grace.

It took me a long time to be willing to brave a mommy group. 77 more words

when i stopped caring

When John was at the start of his toddler life, I — being the planner I am — started planning. I made “busy bags” filled with various quiet, stimulating, non-electronic crafts and activities that we could grab and bring with us to restaurants or wherever else we might need to sit and wait for a while. 744 more words

Please stop now with 'breast is best'

hate this phrase.

I’m a huge breastfeeding advocate but this drives me insane. Whether or not it has any truth is irrelevant to the argument. 682 more words