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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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(Shopping for) Christmas…in July!

Blame it on the polar vortex, El Nino, or the fact that Hobby Lobby not only has fall décor out (and it’s already discounted 40%!), but I woke up last week with Christmas on the brain. I guess there’s something about 60 degree mornings in mid-July that make a person realize that the holiday season is […]

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The Talented Mr. Turtle : 4 New Ways to use your Kiddie Pool

It’s finally summer time in Nashville. The playgrounds are littered with bubble wands, the ice cream trucks have started their nightmarish, atonal songs, and the entire city smells like the locker room of a major league ball team. Another tell-tale sign? The kiddie pool. Beloved in July and detested with the first rainy September day. I’ve spent many an afternoon gazing lovingly at my son as he basks in his glorious teal grotto (with inflatable palm tree sunshade […]

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