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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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Bringing Home Baby to Our Big Dog

Like many of you, our first baby was a fur baby. And we were in love. So when we got pregnant with our son, I was a bit apprehensive. Would our human baby like our fur baby? And vice versa? There were a lot of other voices that chimed into the conversation as well. Friends […]

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The Honest Truth

This is my first contribution to Charleston Moms Blog and in the interest of full disclosure, my eight-year-old ran away today. Yup. He packed a cooler with a box of gluten-free granola bars, four apples and two 20 oz. Nalgene bottles of water. (At least he was thinking healthy.) He then put it in a […]

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Simplify Your Self-Care

I told a massage therapist today that I haven’t had a lot of time for self-care because I have a three-year old and a ten month old. She laughed and said on my behalf, “Self-care? WHAT’S THAT?!” It’s a buzz word. All the mom blogs say we need to make time for self-care. There are […]

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I Want to be a Bad Mom

I recently went to see the “Bad Moms” movie with a bunch of my other mom friends. Just like any other night out without the kids and with a little wine involved, it was a fantastic evening. The movie was a little crass but absolutely hilarious and hit the pressures of motherhood right on the nose. […]

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