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2 Simple Ways to be More Organized in 2020!

It’s finally 2020! The start of a new decade, We can just feel the resolutions manifesting themselves & I find that for me being more organized helped me accomplish my past resolutions easily and in the time I allotted for myself. So here are a few quick and easy tips on how to be more […]

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Defining Our Identity

Right then I fell apart, and it was the most beautiful moment, because right then I knew I could put the pieces back together. I used to look in the mirror and absolutely hate everything I saw, then something changed, something hit me. My eyes were opened and I realized I was a work in […]

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If I knew then, what I know now.

I’m sure many have seen the social media then and now trend circling. If somehow you haven’t, which I highly doubt, people are asked to post a photo from 2009; then a side by side with 2019. Ten years, a whole decade, how have you changed? Is your family different? Do you look drastically different, […]

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Perfect Mother

The pressure is always there to come off as the perfect mom. Co-sleep, don’t co-sleep. Pacifier or no pacifier. Breastfeeding or formula feed. Screen time or no screen time. Society has created this culture of which you shouldn’t co-sleep, you shouldn’t use a pacifier, and there should be absolutely no screen time; that includes television. […]

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What do you REALLY Need in your Hospital Bag?

So the big day is coming soon, and you are starting to wonder what you should pack to take to the hospital. There are so many lists out there from moms telling you what you need to pack. Most of them have nine hundred seventy-seven items on them. I’m here to tell you–you don’t need all that junk.

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Why I CHOSE to Exclusively Pump for my Son

I waited a long time to be a Mama. I struggled with infertility for 2 years and was finally pregnant with my miracle through embryo donation, so when people asked me about my birth plan or if I would breastfeed or not, I simply smiled and said, “I just want a healthy baby that is […]

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Six Honest Things I Have Learned With Two Kids Under Two

Every mom with more than one child has experienced the transition from one to two children and have learned how to adapt. Here are six honest things that I have learned and experienced having two children under the age of two. This list is ever changing as I grow as a mom and my children […]

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5 Things to Leave Back in 2019

In less than a week we will be in a whole new decade. A decade – how is that even possible? I can’t believe how fast the 2010s flew by, and have been reflecting a lot lately on what 2019 brought. Now if you look at magazines ( or the dot com version, because is […]

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Choosing Authenticity

Fear of being misunderstood: That was a big one for me. My kids were four and a half and nearly two when I had surgery. I remember laying on the couch next to my husband, six months prior. It had been a long day, my back hurt and my core was in pain from lifting […]

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My Favorite Teacher is My Child

Would you believe me if I told you that my teacher is only six years old? Well, believe it or not, my teacher is only six years old. My daughter unknowingly teaches me something every day. I learn from her constantly, not by watching her habits or listening to her stories (although her stories do […]