Tag Archives: motherhood

Intentional parenting: The stories we won’t be telling our girls.

Our toddler¬†has been really interested in “stories” lately. She has always loved books, but lately she wants us to tell her stories instead of reading them from a book. Tonight Clara¬†asked me to tell her the story of Cinderella, which … Continue reading

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Oh paternity leave, I miss you!

One of the best parts of my 2016 was Tim’s paternity leave. I mean, Isabelle’s birth was okay and all, but we all know those first few months with a new baby are a blur of hormones and I really … Continue reading

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Things To Consider When Choosing a Preschool

Yesterday I wrote an email to a friend who is debating whether (and where) to send her 3 year old to preschool this fall. Then it occurred to me that a lot of moms might be having this same internal … Continue reading

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From now on I’ll be shopping exclusively online.

Last week I tried to send in my resignation letter (from being a SAHM) multiple times before Wednesday. It was a rough few days. Monday was 100% whine time. Putting on shoes? The end of the world. Coat? Heck no. … Continue reading

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Treading water

I feel like I’m over here treading water lately, guys. I’m not going to lie, this mom-of-two thing is kicking my butt like none other lately. Do you know those days/weeks/months when everything just seems especially hard? I’m in the … Continue reading

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