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For the Love, RSVP to the Birthday Party Already!

Ahem. I’ll try to say this nicely: Why on earth did so many people stop RSVPing to birthday parties?! Some of you are nodding in agreement or shouting AMEN at your screens. You understand that parties take much planning and money, so it’s important to know how many people to expect. Furthermore, it’s an act of […]

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When Good Enough (Not Great) Is Really Enough

Me? I’m a typical first-born. I find a huge amount of satisfaction in crossing things off my to-do list. I follow directions (to a T), crave approval for a job well done, and like order and structure in my life. However, becoming a mom really messed with that first-born persona. The phrase “good enough”? Not one used by […]

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Are you the Next Nashville Moms Blog Team Member?

We are looking to expand our contributor team! Do you enjoy sharing your story with other moms and love writing? The Nashville City Moms Blog Team is growing, and we are looking for fresh, local voices who are passionate about our city and interested in sharing their stories. This is a volunteer position that comes with fun perks! […]

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Six Apps to Help You Organize Your Life

I am the most disorganized person I know. Sure, my decorated planner and fantastic color coordination skills might suggest otherwise, but it’s all just a sham! It’s officially fall. So I feel the need to organize my entire life. I started researching apps for organization, and many articles I read consistently mentioned these apps. I’ve […]

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Mommy Middle School — The Awkward Stage of Parenting

Middle School. Two innocent words that when put together bring up memories of awkwardness and adolescence that leave most adults cringing. After leaving middle school and entering into adulthood, I never thought I would deal with the same stages of awkwardness that plagued my 13 year old self. Boy, was I wrong. I’m now finding myself […]

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Cloudy with a Chance of Highballs: Drizly is Here! Alcohol Delivery Needs = Met

The world can be a dark place. We are a nation drowning in its own privilege, plummeting to our deaths in pursuit of the almighty Pikachu, eating submarine sandwiches made of running shoes, inches away from an election that makes the majority of our population cringe given either outcome. It’s safe to say that for many […]

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Six Tips for Life After Maternity Leave

It’s no secret that the United States is way behind the curve when it comes to maternity leave. Without paid leave policies in place, many moms (including myself) must return to work by or before the time their new bundle of joy is twelve weeks old. In your sleep deprived, hormonal state, balancing being an employee […]

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