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local farms

3 Local Farms You Must Visit This Month

As a new mother and health-enthusiast, I am always excited about organic produce… Just not always about the price tag. I’ve written at length about the importance of buying seasonal fruits and vegetables and price is definitely a big reason why, but I mainly encourage it because of nutritional value and taste difference (the produce […]

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fall crafts

5 Fall Crafts for Little Artists

Celebrating the change of seasons is such a beautiful thing when you have young children. And what a great opportunity it is for them to learn! Fall is a wonderful time for our little ones, especially as they learn their colors and start to become interested in painting. Here are five fun, artistic activities you […]

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5 (Sanity-Saving) Habits for Moms

5 (Sanity-Saving) Habits for Moms Who Never Stop

Hey, Moms… can we all agree that motherhood is by far the hardest thing we’ve ever done? Sure, everyone tried to warn us about the “big” things, but, in our defense, there are about a million little things that we weren’t warned about and are figuring out on our own every day. Some nights, after […]

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6 Life Lessons I'm Learning From (1)

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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Letter to my First Born, On Mother's Day (1)

To My First Born, On Mother’s Day

For the past two years, I’ve gone through the motions of new motherhood with what I wish was grace, but unfortunately wasn’t always the case. I often forgot what day it was, barely surviving your teething, sick, fussy days. Counted down the minutes until bedtime, until that well-deserved glass of Cabernet. I have a secret: […]

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