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Thirty, Wordy and Surviving

I entered my thirties last spring— a time of flowers, happiness, and new life. “Thirty, flirty and thriving!” are the words that accompanied a few of my birthday wishes. If that phrase doesn’t ring a bell, we can’t be friends. I’m KIDDING— we can totally be friends! It’s from the movie 13 Going On 30, […]

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Why I bought My Son a Doll

When I think about my son as a grown man, I think about him being kind, empathetic, and living a life of love. I want him to be the best husband and an even better father. In order for him to do these things he needs to be loved, supported and taught how to love. […]

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Nobody dreams of being a step parent…

Nobody dreams of being a step parent.  No little girl sits in her room, playing with her Barbie dolls, and makes one of them a stepmom.  Nobody marries with the intent to divorce so they can then remarry and make someone a step parent.  I knew all of this when I began dating a man with […]

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Podcast: Postpartum Body Image

Listen here Our bodies go through a lot while growing a baby and often they don’t go back to the way they were pre-pregnancy. If they do, it can take some time. Paige + Leslie talk about their postpartum bodies, and insecurities in hopes that if a listener is also struggling with how they look postpartum, […]

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Podcast: Our Interview With Breast Implant Illness Survivor, Toni Varone

Paige + Leslie interview friend and fellow mama, Toni Varone about her battle with breast implant illness. Show Notes If you think you may have BII and would like to connect with Toni, you can contact her on Facebook at http://facebook.com/tonivarone1 Gro-Clock Sleep Trainer

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Podcast: Getting Through Hard Times

Listen here With everything going on right now with Covid-19, and quarantining it can feel like a lot. Some of us have lost our jobs, our ability to hug loved ones and what sometimes feels like our freedom. Paige and Leslie give some tips on how to get through hard times. *Disclaimer* This episode was […]

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You Are Still A Good Mother

You heard your infant whining over the monitor at six am this morning. She was ready for the day, but you ignored her so you could get the five extra minutes of the sleep you so desperately needed. You are still a good mother. You fed your toddler a piece of white, non-organic toast with […]

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Make the Most of Your Wardrobe in 2020

Shopping and fashion are some my favorite things. I love finding new clothes and following trends. I get so excited when a new season is approaching so I can figure out how to refresh my style! Although I would love to just buy a whole new wardrobe every year, I know that’s just not realistic. […]

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Sibling Jealousy? 8 Ways to Encourage Bonding

Having a child is a lot of work, especially when it’s your first born.  However, when baby number two comes around, depending on how old baby number one is, it’s a whole other ball game.  Of course, you’re more experienced, have more knowledge and confidence than your first baby, so those things are all beneficial.  However, there are […]

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Let Him Love You

Behind every historical victory of women’s rights is an incredible woman who saw the need for change. Behind every incredible woman who changed the world, stood strong grounded parents who helped nurture her fire. Whether by positive influence or negative reselance, her parents molded her into who she became. As I think of myself, I […]