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7 Ways to Rock Your Soccer Mom Status (1)

7 Ways to Rock Your Soccer Mom Status

As a proud soccer mom for nearly 4 years, I have learned a few things about how to really own that role in my life. Before my own kiddos were old enough to play, I’d thought that you only needed to drive a minivan for your soccer-playing child in order to hold the title. Little […]

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Living by your Priorities

Newborn Stage In the first few moments after our son arrived, I wept huge fat tears of joy, relief, and release.  He was here!  He was healthy!  For a person who likes to plan and prepare for the worst, I had worried about every pregnancy symptom nonstop, but barely allowed myself to envision my life […]

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10 Places to Meet Your Columbus Mom Tribe

I am confident that we weren’t meant to do life alone. Motherhood is confusing enough as it is. Life with little ones (LO’s) is an immense joy, but it can also be lonely at times, especially early on. There is something so powerful and so encouraging about having other mamas come along for the journey.  […]

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Make #MomLife the #BestLife

How I Make #MomLife the #BestLife

No doubt about it, #MomLife can be tough at times, but here are some easy ways I make it the #BestLife! If you’re like me, you can barely go a day without seeing the hashtag #momlifeisthebestlife or the “Mom Life, Best Life” quote.  However, at times I’ve recently questioned this popular catch-phrase. Maybe it’s because I stay at home or because […]

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Letting Go of the Baby Clothes

Ever since my first pregnancy, I have completely immersed myself in the joy of shopping for my littles. With every growth spurt and change in season, I have relished in the opportunity to style these little bodies that keep growing and changing. And of course, I always do my seasonal purge where I swap out all […]

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I Still Believe!

I owe Santa a thank you tonight.  He made my day…MY day, not my kids’ days (though he definitely did that, too), but he made this mom’s day.   I Still Believe As I was talking my two-year-old off the ledge of fear and trauma from sitting on his lap, Santa looked me square in […]

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Good Grief

Grief. It’s a part of life, but one that I can’t help but notice becoming more complex the older I become.  It’s not just sadness anymore.  It’s layers and layers of emotions from a lifetime of interactions.  It’s the woulda-coulda-shouldas. It’s thinking about ways to keep their memory alive. It’s trying to find the right […]

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