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Let’s Vow To Raise Our Sons Right – #TIMESUP

“You don’t hit girls.” Words that have been spoken since the beginning of time. We say it on playdates, at grandma’s house, and on the playground. We instill it in our toddlers and we as moms uncomfortably cringe when it happens. Simply put, boys are typically bigger, stronger, and seen as more threatening in situations […]

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Motherhood Changed My Friendships and the Loneliness Almost Broke Me

Change affects everyone differently. Most would say your true colors show during times of change. These are times when the deepest parts of you are tested. If you are not strong, you can easily break. The beginning of motherhood, and the changes that came with it, almost broke me. It wasn’t the pain of labor, […]

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Stop Telling Me to Find a Sitter on Care.Com

I grew up in the 80’s, raised mainly by my mother. My mother never had much of a social life, in fact, I don’t remember her ever going out. Surely, she did from time to time, but I have no recollection of it. And obviously, the Internet didn’t exist back then. The resources I have […]

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