Whatever Age Your Kids Are Now is Perfect

As a mom, my new friendships generally spring from one of three ways: Shared misery over our kids’ phases Laying bets with other moms on when the “phase” we are both stuck in will pass…

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How a Baby Guru Changed Me into a “Thinking Spot” Mommy

“Gina causes most problems,” she starts off.  It’s a slap on the cheek as I mumble, “My baby is… umm… kinda… sorta a Gina-Ford baby.” It’s time I shut up and get out my pen. …

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Let’s be friends

Many things change with mommyhood. But that’s really old news that we’ve all heard. Sure our butt, metabolism, level of patience, and tolerance for anyone wielding icky sticky fingers all drops a notch or two,…

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The unbreakable bond of bitching about your MIL

Mother-in-laws, whether you have a great one or not, we can all agree that once grandchildren come along – the dynamic quickly changes. MILs somehow emerge as expert parenting know-it-alls and you become the clueless,…

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Dear Hubby

Dear hubby I love you on most days but today I hate you. Yes, we were childhood sweethearts, we held hands and kissed and you proposed. Now we’re married with a two year old and…

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