Mom, Myself, & I

Four years ago I was a brand new mother. I was in love with my son and often spent hours staring into his steel blue eyes or tickling is tiny toes with kisses. I also spent ...

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Before you have children, parents make a point to tell you you just don't understand what having a kid is like. Then when you have your first kid, all the parents of more ...

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When the hustle and bustle of the holiday season passes, it can be tempting to hunker down and sleep until spring arrives. Instead of letting the first few months of the year ...

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Every year there is at least one thing we do as parents that we swear we won’t do again. What is one parenting-related thing you did this year that you won't do in 2018? ...

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As the holiday season approaches, many moms may be surprised by how mixed their feelings are. There is the excitement, sure, for time spent as a family, for memories to be ...

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What does love really look like? I find myself asking this question -- internally of course, because who in their right mind would be brave enough to ask that question out ...

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As we enter into the holiday season, it's important to remember that for some people, the holidays are anything but magical.  From money struggles to illnesses, from ...

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There are so many times as a mother that I have thought that I was completely and totally alone. I've thought that, surely, what I was experiencing was something that no one ...

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"My husband is working out of town this week, so I'm a single parent!" Every single parent has heard this phrase, or something very similar, probably more than once. On the ...

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If you haven't already read the incredibly-viral essay on emotional labor called"Women Aren't Nags--We're Just Fed Up" (complete with a visual depiction of just how fed up we ...

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