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4 Ways to Overcome Introverted Mommy Guilt

4 Ways to Overcome Introverted Mommy Guilt

I discovered I was an introverted mom when my eldest daughter was about 6 months old. I couldn’t figure out why the playdates were so taxing on my energy levels. I mean, after all you just sit around, talk about your child’s development and compliment the development of the other babies. Not hard stuff. Once […]

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To This Mama, SIDS is Terrifying

When I was in high school, college, maybe even beyond–I wasn’t sure I’d ever want to be married or have children. I had big, fancy, career-driven plans and I viewed anything and everyone that could possibly hinder them with suspicion. Fast forward enough years that I don’t want to actually tell anyone how many–and here I […]

Formula is not for the faint of heart.

Give Breast A Rest

You may be noticing a plethora of Breastfeeding related stories drowning out the usual engagement shoots and spaghetti covered babies on your social media feeds. August is National Breastfeeding Month, the first week of which is also recognized as World Breastfeeding Week. Even passive, go-with-the-flow mothers seem to morph suddenly overnight into flag waving advocates for nursing […]