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Mom 101: Build Each Other Up!

Becoming a parent can be a terrifying experience at first. I was in the hospital for three days after having Lily. On the third day, they handed me my discharge papers and let us leave with a 6lb 2oz preemie. No amount of online research or books read actually prepared me for the task at hand. […]

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NMB Book Club

Calling All Mama Bookworms!

Lots of us mamas love to curl up with a good book. Some of us might want to get back into the habit. (Amazing how a little one or two can disrupt a bookworm’s delight!) I know I don’t have to work very hard to convince the bookworms out there, but I love this graphic […]

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Being Mommy After Losing My Own

Death is a part of life. That fact is as indisputable as it is unpleasant. It is something that is inescapable and difficult to think about. It is never easy, but when it happens sooner than everyone expected, it is ruthless, it is unforgiving, and it will leave you breathless. When I was 11 and my sister […]

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Embracing the Letting Go—Sending My First Child to His First Day of School

Like most moms sending their kids off to school for the first time, I shed a few tears leading up to the big day—mostly because I’ve loved being a stay at home mom to two little ones, and I wasn’t ready for that to change. I realize that I’m still ‘staying at home’ with my youngest, but […]

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::Open Call for Nashville Moms Blog Contributors::

Are YOU the next Nashville Moms Blog Contributor? Do you want to write for Nashville Moms Blog? We will be adding to our group of regular contributors beginning in September, and we’re looking for fresh, local voices to join our team! This is a volunteer position (with some fun perks to make it worth it). Here’s the deal: What […]

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