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How I Became More Grateful

If you look at social media for more than a few minutes, you will probably see at least five people complaining about something — too much laundry, too many dishes in the sink, a job is eating their soul, etc. I am ashamed to say that I was one of those people. When I look […]

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10 Ways To Keep the Spark After Kids

10 Ways To Keep the Spark Alive

If you’re like thousands of moms who say they feel like the spark between them and their partner is fading, check out the list below. While not everyone will resonate with all ten, these are some tried and true tips collected from marriage counselors, real-life couples, and my own personal experience.  Give meaningful compliments to […]

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14 Ways To Thank Your Mom Tribe

NERD ALERT: John Donne is one of my favorite poets. He was funny, poignant, honest, and a bit cheeky at times. He helped remind his readers that we are part of a greater whole- humanity. Yes, you’re reading the blog title correctly, this really is about how to thank your mom-tribe. “Then why are you […]

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3 Freezer Meals to Prep Before Baby Comes

Any mom who still remembers the newborn stage will remind you to EAT! (Especially if you’re planning to breastfeed.) New moms (okay, all moms) NEED to eat. But when you’re surviving on less than a few hours of sleep? Even making a peanut butter and jelly sandwich seems like an insurmountable task. If you have […]

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