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Thank You To My Sister

To my sister,  Who always wanted to be a mom Who has struggled to have her own baby Who has spent countless hours and dollars on tests and procedures Who has smiled through the cringe-worthy prodding of well-meaning family members Who has sweetly cared for others’ babies without complaint   Thank you.  Thank you for […]

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My First Mammogram: What You Need to Know

This post was written as part of a sponsored relationship. The opinions shared are completely genuine and we are thrilled to be able to connect our readers with terrific resources like the Cris Collinsworth ProScan Fund.I turned 35 last year and the number of white hairs on my head and the mirror confirm what most […]

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What the #Timesup Movement Means to Moms

I’m not one to follow hashtags or modern movements. I agree that there are social injustices in this world, but many of these “campaigns” can be violent and cause a divide between people with an unclear call-to-action. On a late night in January, I found something I could get behind. When scrolling through the channels […]

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Negative Attention Monster: Ideas for Diffusing the Situation

I have often thought that other kids seemed way easier than mine, but I was never openly embarrassed by my daughter’s behavior.  Increasingly this past year, I have often wondered what is wrong with me or what is wrong with my child.  We are pretty no-nonsense when it comes to child-rearing: the wrong choices mean […]

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