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Pokémon Go Prevented My Postpartum Depression

Moms everywhere seem to be sharing their postpartum depression stories.  I greatly admire their courage in doing so; it lets other moms know that they’re not alone. As someone with a history of depression, I felt like I was under a microscope as soon as we brought our baby home. It seemed like all of my doctors […]

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Mom Truths: When a Stay-At-Home-Mom Returns to Work

I absolutely loved being a stay-at-home-mom. I know it’s not for everyone, but it’s always been a perfect fit for our family. I cherished those baby days and really enjoyed preschool drop- off and pick-up all within the two-hour time frame {who makes those times up anyway?}. As my children grew, I embraced and honored each […]

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I “Failed” at Spring Break, and It’s Been Amazing!

Spring Break. Many families associate Spring Break with traveling, beaches, sand, relaxation, and family fun. In other words: VACATION. My family of five has been on the Spring Break vacation bandwagon every year. It’s been a tradition of ours to make the nearly 24 hour drive to Florida in our well-stocked minivan. Snacks, drinks, dvds, tablets, new books, the […]

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Toddler Nutrition: Tips and Tricks!

Feeding kids can be an everyday struggle, at all ages.  From infant, to toddler, to adolescent, to teen and beyond!  Every child has different eating habits, likes and dislikes, and different eating needs, as they grow.  I would say, so far, for our house, the toddler age is the most difficult.  With toddlers, they are […]

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