Potty Learning Fun at our #PampersEasyUps Potty Party!

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This potty learning post was sponsored by Pampers. All opinions are my own. I can’t believe it’s almost time! Time to pack away our cloth diapers, time to put away our diaper bag, time to stop keeping a stash of sposies in the car. Our 2-year-old is starting to learn how to use the potty!…

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Why We Should Stop and Think About Our Support for Caitlyn Jenner

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Throughout most of the 90s, I worked in a grocery store bakery. There was a regular customer who came in often, and I always marveled at how well-put-together she looked. She wore sky-high heels and lots of red, and her long, dark hair was always carefully curled. She was also very tall, with broad shoulders,…

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Drop your pants for #Underwareness. Wait, what!? (with Starbucks giveaway)

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Got kids? If so, how many times have you said, “Why didn’t anyone TELL me about this part of it?” I’m talking about the afterpains. The hair loss. The sad puppy that becomes part of your belly (and never really goes away.) I’m talking about the bladder leakage. (Don’t worry, no one is listening. It’s…

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The best self-reflection happens at Target.

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It’s a scene I’ve seen a million times, and a million times I’ve huffed and puffed and said “Hurry up, guys. Let’s get going.” (Not my best parenting.) But not yesterday. Yesterday, I realized I was being given a gift. I’ve been trying really hard to become a different kind of mom. A more present,…

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A Parenting Wake-Up Call #IamProtective

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias Like all new moms, I’ve been protecting my children since the day they were born. Protecting them from germs. Protecting them from mosquitos. Protecting them from crawling off the deck. Protecting their health, their safety, their feelings….

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