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How To Handle Mommy Brain

How To Handle Mommy Brain

I once credited myself for being very organized and good at remembering things. It was seldom that I forgot a task, or something slipped through the cracks. But if I can be completely honest, I find that I struggle with maintaining that great memory, or being organized now that I am a mother. Or as […]

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Baby Car Organization: Ditch the Diaper Bag!

crinkle toy  / Solly Baby wrap  /   bags  /  hand sanitizer spray  /  changing pad  /  blankets  /  diapers  /  wipes  /  tote I’ve always thought that organization and preparation equaled success. Well, basically every success theory I’ve ever heard can be thrown out the window now that I’m a mom. Instead remember “it’s just a […]

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The Mom’s Guide to Diggers, Dozers, and Rollers

I’m hoping other moms-of-boys will be able to relate to an internal struggle I’ve been having as I attempt to parent my almost-three-year-old son with honesty and integrity. I don’t know the proper names of construction trucks. When my son first began noticing construction sites and pointing to trucks as we passed them on the […]

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Time Out,Mom!

Time Out, Mom!

I am part of several “mom” groups on facebook and the consistent theme I keep hearing is how exhausted everyone is.  Between playgroups, toilet training, carpool, making breakfast, lunch, dinner, cleaning, nursing, keeping teenagers alive, volunteering, working…(do I really need to continue this list) we assume our exhaustion is normal.  I mean who wouldn’t feel […]

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