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You are Doing a Great Job, Mama

  I am pregnant with my third and final baby. Recently, I have spent some time reflecting on how I have grown as a mom over the last five years. For years before I was pregnant with my first, I looked forward to having a child and wanted to be the best mom that I […]

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The Cincinnati Moms Guide to Toddler Enrichment

Disclosure: The featured images and descriptions below are courtesy of some amazing local toddler enrichment offering who sponsored the production of this guide. We are excited about these partnerships as well as the opportunity to provide this resource to local moms.This guide to Cincinnati toddler enrichment classes is one that you are going to want […]

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Lessons Learned From Childbirth and How I Will Approach it Differently This Last Time

As I’m about to have each child, it seems to be a tradition of mine to look back at my last pregnancy, remember the good times, and think about what I would have done differently. I think that each mom should do what is best for her family, but I will share what has not […]

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I’m a Short-Order Cook A.K.A. MOM

You’ve heard the demands growing up, and I’m pretty sure we’ve all used them a time or two: “Clean your plate! There are kids starving in (Insert Country of Preference Here)!” “Eat your vegetables so you can grow big and strong!” “No dessert if you don’t eat your dinner!” “You’re not leaving this table until […]

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I’ll Take the Two-Year-Old Tears Any Day

There are many uncertainties with children, but one thing is undeniably true – two-year-olds cry. A lot. I have one of these precious toddlers and over the last six months I’ve quickly realized why they call this age “terrible.” Now don’t get me wrong; she is absolutely adorable. She is funny, playful, determined and growing […]

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10 Awesome Kid Businesses: Summer Jobs for the Under 16 Crowd

  Each of my children, by the time he or she was nine years old, wanted to know how to make money. “Like, a REAL job (insert eye roll here), Mom.” Perhaps it is the natural result of being the youngest generation of a long line of entrepreneurs. Perhaps it was that my husband and I […]

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Mental Health Days for Kids: Growing Up Balanced

I am the kind of mom who lets my kids play hooky sometimes. Hooky from school, hooky from responsibilities, even hooky from homework sometimes. I mean, everybody needs a little mental vacation from the daily grind, am I right? Growing up is hard work. Going to school each day, is quite literally, the children’s job. […]

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