Strollers, and Car Seats, and Swings…OH MY!

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I have always been one of those cynical bastards that mercilessly criticized parents and their over-the-top strollers. I would laugh and snicker as the poor souls stood by their cars tugging and pushing at the contraption every which way. I remember driving by a house in the neighborhood I used … Read More

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No Sleep for the Weary

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Now back to the original purpose of this blog…   My intention is to create a space where I can share my experiences as a first-time mom. I have found that there’s nothing quite like the advice that you receive from those women around you that are going through the same … Read More

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More Observations of a Stubborn Preggo

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July 22, 2012...a walk in the park a day before Matilda was born...

The things you will inevitably feel/go through during those nine long months… Observations of a Stubborn Preggo: Part Deux Am I a bad mother for refusing to completely lose my identity? I’d much rather look at motherhood as one of the many roles of my multi-faceted self… It’s inevitable, you … Read More

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The Backstory & Preggo Entry #1

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The Backstory & Preggo Entry #1:   Now let’s backtrack a bit, as I realize that my first post wasn’t quite the introductory post it should have been…   As I previously stated, I was never much of a girly girl. I never had white-picket-fence dreams and housewife ambitions. Nevertheless, … Read More

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Observations of a Sleepless Mommy

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Avoiding creating bad sleeping habits for a baby is like trying to avoid weight gain while going to a bakery everyday…Let’s face it, as a first time mommy you will think that every whine, wimper and odd noise your child makes is a sure sign of death…Therefore, you will rush … Read More

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