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Why It’s Hard to Be a Strong Momma (and How to Take Back Your Body)

So you had a baby. GREAT. Good for you. You grew an entire person in your body. Whoop-dee-freaking-doo. NOW MOVE ON WITH YOUR LIFE AND TAKE CARE OF YOUR BABY. >>Raise your hand if that's what it felt like for you after you gave birth.<< Admittedly I cannot see you, but I feel like there's… Continue reading Why It’s Hard to Be a Strong Momma (and How to Take Back Your Body)

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When Health & Nutrition Are Easy

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #100MillionReasons #CollectiveBias The week we returned from our beach vacation in Florida, I took my 5 year-old to the doctor for a cough. The cough started while we were in Florida and seemed to get worse during our vacation.… Continue reading When Health & Nutrition Are Easy

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Labor Day? No, I’m good, thanks.

Maybe it's because I don't have a real job, but every year on Labor Day all I can think about is labor. As in "going in to labor"? Like having a baby? You know? You do know. Ok. Moving on.I'm weird. I know this has been established. But the thing I keep thinking about when… Continue reading Labor Day? No, I’m good, thanks.

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Faith, Hope, and Love (and Prayer).

My "baby" is about to have her second birthday, and I am completely unprepared. Unprepared for the party, unprepared for her to turn two, unprepared for life to go so fast.I can remember the moment she was born as, well, as much as I can remember anything (because - let's face it - everything in… Continue reading Faith, Hope, and Love (and Prayer).