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Give It A Year

This past week I celebrated the first anniversary of my becoming a resident of Northern Westchester. So much has changed since that late-October day that my husband, our dog, and my eight-months-pregnant-self moved into our house. Sirens vs. Snakes Accustomed to the more crowded, noisy environs of New York City, I found the quiet unsettling. […]

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6 Life Lessons I’m Learning From My Two-Year-Old

My son will be turning two this month and boy am I getting a glimpse of what’s to come! Every day Liam pronounces new words, masters a new skill. Every day we discover facets of his developing personality: determined, loving, and oh so funny. But… with these developments come many, many challenges. My job, as a mom, is no longer […]

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15 mom pet peeves

15 Mom Pet Peeves (Shared by Real Moms)

Can’t think of just one? Don’t worry, these moms had a hard time choosing, too! Who knew entering the motherhood world would mean acquiring so many new pet peeves?  “My life is more than happy Instagram posts, so if I can’t pick up your call it’s not because I’m “annoying”, it’s because I’m chasing my child who’s […]

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5 Things Moms Should Stop Doing (Right About Now)

Moms always mean well (duh!), but sometimes, even with the best intentions in the world, we end up enabling some bad habits. Sound familiar? As a first time mom, God, was I guilty of this: excessive pacifier use, running into my infant son’s bedroom the second I heard a peep, rocking him to sleep each and […]

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