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Such a Good Mom

Recently I have been having a discussion with myself about what makes a good mom. I realize I need to own a truth. Lately, I cringe at the phrase: You are such a good mom. I hear it often, and I say it to others — sounds like a robot at times. Picture this: Moms are […]

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The Mom In The Yellow Hat: Lessons Learned from Cartoon Parents

My kiddos probably get a little more than the recommended screen time. We’re working on backing off the built-in babysitter, but it’s tough! In the meantime, one thing we have tried to do “right” is actually be present and pay attention while they’re watching. So, over the last few years, it’s only natural that we’ve […]

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Dear Overachiever Working Mommy, We Need to Talk

Dear Overachiever Working Mommy, Hi. I think we both know why I called this meeting. Since you returned from maternity leave, things have been a little, shall we say, off? For one, your co-workers have started openly avoiding your office for fear they’ll knock and be accidentally surprised by your exposed bosom hooked up to some sort of noisy contraption […]

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How to Talk to Young Kids About Death

How to Talk to Young Kids About Death

We’ve all heard the old saying by Benjamin Franklin, “In this world, nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” Unlike taxes, however, death is not a topic that always can be put off until our children are older. Of course, we all hope to delay the conversation as long as possible, but, because it […]

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