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pumping essentials

Pumping Essentials

Going back to work after a long break is hard. Going back to work after maternity leave is harder; especially if its your first time. I remember it vividly, going back to teaching after a long, sleepless, unpaid 12 week maternity leave. I remember thinking, “It can’t be time. My baby is not old enough […]

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potty training stinks

Potty Training 101: It Stinks!

Once upon a time, I lived in a beautiful home with brand new carpets… Allowing your toddler to be free in your home is one thing. But don’t forget the mess you will need to clean when (not if) your child pees or poops on the floor. Possibly simultaneously. Don’t start potty training before your […]

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pregnancy cravings

Pregnancy Cravings

Growing a person is a TON of work. No wonder pregnant women are always hungry. Being pregnant has its perks. Although there is the unexpected weight gain, where none of your clothes fit, but you are performing a miracle and everyone wants to feed you. This is your time to indulge. Peanut Butter Jelly Time! […]

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The Gift of Experience

Gift giving can be stressful. As a mom, you want to make sure your family members are happy with the gift they have received. When I was growing up, my mother always had a rule for giving gifts during the holiday season. Everyone in my immediate family got at the very least four gifts. Depending on […]

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