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mom life

Don’t Lose your Marbles! A Joyful SAHM’s Thrive Guide

So, you just left your corporate job to pursue your dream job as a stay at home parent.  Congratulations!  I know how tough a decision this is for you and your family.  You’re scared of the unknown and nervous you’re not cut out for full time stay at home parenting. Or, maybe you’ve been a […]

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pregnancy

13 Labor And Delivery Tips For A First Time Mom

The thought of giving birth can be terrifying, but it doesn’t have to be. For me, the first time I had a baby the thing that scared me the most was not the pain but the fact that I didn’t know what to expect. I asked a group of women who recently had babies what […]

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mom life

A Note From Your Tired Mama

I was exhausted, and it was only 9am. I eagerly awaited 9:30, so I could put you and your brother down for your morning naps. I checked my email on my phone, as I tried to slowly rock you in my other arm, but your wide eyed, baby blues kept staring up at me. “The […]

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mom life

You Are The Most Beautiful Disaster

Hey mama, I see you. I see you in all your hot mess glory. I see you with those bags under your eyes, because you were up with the baby in the night. I see you in your stained shirt that you smelled this morning before you put it on. I see you with your […]

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Podcast

Podcast: 5 Self Care Products We Use Daily

Season 1 Episode 5: Paige + Leslie discuss their top 5 favorite self care products they use (almost) daily. Show Notes Co-Hosts: Paige Martinek + Leslie Caruthers Links from this episode: Leslie’s Favorites: Burts Bees Lip Balm Estee Lauder Double Wear Foundation Certain Dri Deodorant Kylie Matte Liquid Lipstick Candy K Younique Pressed Powder Paige’s […]

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Podcast : A Little Bit of Everything

Season 1 Episode 4 In this episode, Leslie gives some tips on saving space especially when you are a big family with limited space. Paige talks about her love for the 1997 band, Hanson, and they discuss the difficulties associated with going to other peoples houses that are not baby proofed.  Paige talks about how […]

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Podcast

Podcast: Cooper’s Story: My Stillborn Son

Season 1 Episode 3: In this Episode, Leslie talks about learning that her son was diagnosed with Trisomy 13. She talks about the struggles of the diagnosis, what she had to prepare herself for, losing him at 34 weeks, and birthing a baby that had already gone up to Heaven. She gives pointers on what […]

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Podcast

Podcast: 10 Things We Didn’t Know About L+D

Season 1 Episode 2: In our second episode, Paige + Leslie talk about 10 things that they didn’t know about labor and delivery ( and even throw an extra one in there). From epidurals to catheters, they cover it all. Show Notes Co-Hosts: Paige Martinek + Leslie Caruthers Links from this episode Join us on […]

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Podcast: Hey Mamas – Nice To Meet You!

Season 1 Episode 1: Welcome to our brand new Outnumbered Mamas podcast! In our first episode Paige + Leslie introduce themselves, and let you know a little bit about them, as well as how this podcast and blog came about. They discuss how important it is to find you mom tribe and to “mom together”. […]