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single mom

Sex and the Single Mom: How to Introduce Your Babies to Your New Bae

About 75% of divorced adults remarry or cohabit with new partners. Despite that statistic, deciding when and how to introduce your new partner is something that can’t be taken lightly. The fear that surrounds this introduction is – I believe – largely fueled by the media in which stepparents are frequent villains or antagonists. This […]

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Mother's Day

Mother’s Day Traditions

Even before I became a mother, Mother’s Day was one of my favorite holidays. It is just one of those days with beautiful flowers and lots of love.   I know some would say, “Everyday should be like Mother’s Day,” or “It’s just another hallmark holiday.” But it’s not, and I think it’s so much […]

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always something

It’s Always Something

Motherhood. It ain’t easy! And just when I think I’ve got everything under control someone pukes in the car… This past Spring Break I was killing it! I took the kids to our favorite indoor play space, we baked, I made homemade play-dough, and I even got caught up on some work and cleaned out […]

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Bad a$$ Mama

A Mama’s Guide to Empowerment

Let’s face it, as moms we are under a tremendous amount of pressure raising our little ones in the hopes they will be happy, healthy, and well adjusted. Some of us are stay-at-home moms (been there), while others are working moms (done that). What all of us have in common, (aside from the soul crushing […]

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white lie

Don’t Blame Me….The Kids Did It!

My husband came home from a business trip recently. On his usual Saturday morning routine of picking up after the slobs that he apparently left behind (us), he noticed some sticky, shiny, icky goo on our couch. “This isn’t coming off. She (our daughter) can’t eat that candy again.”  I know the spot that he is referring to immediately. My daughter had been eating that […]

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potty training

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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