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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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2017 Spring Consignment Sales around Nashville

Calling all bargain-hunters!  It's Spring and Summer consignment sale time in Nashville, so get ready to shop until you drop (or until your toddler has a meltdown and needs a nap).  Here's your county-by-county guide to consignment sales around Nashville for Spring 2017: Davidson County NCS Trading Threads Bellevue Dates: March 24 – 25, 2017 [...]
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February 2017 Guide To Family Events In Nashville!

Don’t miss out — we’ve got our monthly round-up of Nashville area family events for February 2017! Please be aware that some of these events do require prior registration and/or ticket purchase, so be sure to check the websites for more details! February 1st: Family Science Labs – Adventure Science Center February 2nd – 23rd: Dramatic Play […]

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Talking Sex with My Kid

My daughter is in the fifth grade and will be eleven years old in January. This is what I know — She is hearing incorrect information about sex and how babies are made during whispered conversations during recess. Some of her peers have seen explicit photos or videos on the internet. It is natural for preteens […]

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Making Mom Friends in the Wild

You’ve found yourself wishing there was Tinder for mom friends, right? You could put in your weekly playdate preferences, favorite locations around town, and answer honestly about whether or not you have a pile of clean laundry that you dig through on a regular basis instead of hanging things in the closet. (My people!) Then […]

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The Great House Purge

It’s the annual “It’s a New Year, For Pity’s Sake Remove All Thy Excess Stuff” purge of the house. Every Christmas season, I look forward to and dread our tradition of putting up the tree and decorations. On one hand, it’s magical and nostalgic. On the other, I have most of my own and my parents’ […]

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