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Self-care and Motherhood
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3 TED Talks About Self-Care and Motherhood

October 5, 2018

I talk a lot about self-care and motherhood, but it’s pretty clear that many, many moms would practice more self-care than they do if they only had more time. But that argument is a symptom of the problem, and the problem is that self-care doesn’t always mean taking time away from your day to have […]

Lazy Reasons to Breastfeed Baby
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3 Lazy Reasons to Breastfeed Baby for Practical Moms

October 1, 2018

There are a lot of reasons I chose to breastfeed baby number three. I felt like I’d missed out on the experience with my oldest and been robbed of it with my second. More than that, I really wanted the convenience of not having to go and prep a bottle every few hours. I’ll admit. […]

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Ellebox Subscription Box Review, June 2018

June 26, 2018

Ellebox is a monthly subscription box for women and is all about self-care for that time of the month. Important announcement: Ellebox has grown up and is now Blume! Blume offers a similar self-care period experience with more customization and sophistication. Ellebox doesn’t really have a monthly theme and is instead customized to your needs […]

Guide to Surviving Newborn Sleep
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The Mom-to-Mom Guide to Surviving Newborn Sleep

June 20, 2018

All my best “I was so tired” moments have one thing in common: they all took place during the newborn phase of my daughter’s life. The time I tried to open the Facebook app on a stick of deodorant is funny to look back on now, but at the time, all I wanted to know […]

Gifts for Dads - Subscription Boxes for Dads
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40 Last Minute Father’s Day Gifts for Dads + Printable Father’s Day Card

June 16, 2018

Father’s Day is almost here, and there’s only a little more time to get those last minute gifts for dads. I pride myself on being the Father’s Day gift queen. It’s my favorite holiday of the year, truly! My dad wasn’t around much when I was younger, and I felt abandoned as I got older. […]

This is What Postpartum Depression Looks Like
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This is What Postpartum Depression Looks Like

June 11, 2018

As a huge advocate for online privacy (as much as anyone can reasonably expect), I don’t often show pictures of myself or my children, but I thought this was important to show. This is what postpartum depression looks like. I recently spoke about being hit by it like a freight train, and that’s how it […]

Easy Breastfeeding Hacks You Need Right Now
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2 Must Have Tricks You Need for Easy Breastfeeding—That You Haven’t Heard Before!

June 10, 2018

There is no doubt that breastfeeding is hard, but it doesn’t have to be terrible. Sure, there is a definite learning curve, but you can find your groove. Momma, you’ll be a milk making machine! I’ve fed all my babies every way you possibly can. So, I’m all about easy breastfeeding that isn’t painful or […]

Ecocentric Mom Subscription Box Review
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Ecocentric Mom Subscription Box Review, June 2018

June 9, 2018

Ecocentric Mom is a monthly subscription box for moms that is tailored to your stage of motherhood. Each box is curated to focus on mindfulness for modern moms and includes only products that are organic and natural. Ecocentric Mom sends 5-6 deluxe size products every month—2-3 beauty and wellness products for mom and 2-3 for […]