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Jul29
Is It Really Different When It’s Your Own Child?

Is It Really Different When It’s Your Own Child?

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After spending time with my friends’ needy, clingy children, I am having second thoughts about parenthood. Will I really feel that differently about my own baby?

Jul16
You Have a New Baby! Now How Do You Keep Your Sanity?!

You Have a New Baby! Now How Do You Keep Your Sanity?!

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As a first-time mother, ten best ways to keep your sanity when you have a newborn.

Jun10
Why is Playing with My Kids So Hard?

Why is Playing with My Kids So Hard?

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5 tips for parents on being more present and less distracted when spending time with your children.

May09
Lessons You Learn From Motherhood

Lessons You Learn From Motherhood

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Motherhood is full of opportunities to learn important, and not so important, lessons. You might as well laugh through them all.

Apr23
Alpha Mom Book Club: Minimalist Parenting

Alpha Mom Book Club: Minimalist Parenting

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I like to do less and wouldn’t we all like to enjoy our lives more? But what exactly do the authors mean by minimalist parenting, was a question that I wondered. Do they advocate living like Tibetan monks? Eschewing possessions and leaving our children to play with sticks? Does it mean letting your kids run wild with minimal parental interference? Is it hands off parenting?

Turns out it was none of those things.

Apr06
When Your Child Is A Perfectionist

When Your Child Is A Perfectionist

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My nine year old daughter is a perfectionist.

This past six week marking period she got her first ever B. She stomped up to her room and slammed the door. It hadn’t occurred to me before this that perhaps being a perfectionist had a negative side.

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