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Baby You Can Drive My Car

We moms love to celebrate our kids’ milestones. Whether it’s your child’s first time rolling over, crawling, or walking, these “firsts” are usually an indication that your baby is growing more independent. There is one milestone, however, that I have been dreading since my first child was little. My oldest turned 14 this summer. It’s time […]

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The Voice

“You’re STILL nursing?” “Are you planning to wean him before preschool?” “Aren’t you worried he’ll never want to give it up?” I’ve been providing the same answer to these questions for a few months now: Yes, Yes, and No. To be clear, the above questions aren’t always asked by other people. Even though I’m confident in […]

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Why I Kept My Pregnancy Off Social Media

When my youngest child was born last year, many people didn’t know I was pregnant until after the baby had arrived. We did our best to keep news of the pregnancy on the down-low, even concealing the news from our children until 28 weeks. I posted no ultrasound photos on Facebook. We didn’t announce anything […]

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