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Nourishing the New Mom in Your Life

Nourishing the New Mom in Your Life

The merry month of May brings us flowering fruit trees, rhubarb pie, fresh asparagus and, on May 25th, Memorial Day kicks off the official countdown to summer! This month also brings us Mother’s Day—a day to reflect and offer gratitude for all that m ...
The Day I Learned to Love Myself

The Day I Learned to Love Myself

A couple of weeks ago I volunteered in my son’s class for his winter-break party. I was manning the cookie decorating table, trying to take deep breaths and not freak out about the food coloring in the frosting and sprinkles. To be perfectly honest w ...
10 Things Moms Should Stop Feeling Guilty About

10 Things Moms Should Stop Feeling Guilty About

Whether it’s forgetting about Show & Tell or not being able to attend the winter holiday program because of a work obligation, I can’t be the only mom whose first response to even the most minor mommy fail is: “I’d better start saving for therapy ...
How to Survive “New Mom Hair”

How to Survive “New Mom Hair”

Just around the time when your baby might be sleeping through the night, your pre-pregnancy jeans zip up and you’re really starting to feel like you’re rocking this mommy gig, something not-so-wonderful  happens: your hair becomes terrible. It gets t ...
Inside the Mind of a Non-GMO-Obsessed Mom

Inside the Mind of a Non-GMO-Obsessed Mom

When I first started this journey into eco-friendly, organic, non-GMO living, I said, “I wont go overboard or anything. Just a few brand changes, no big deal.” Three years later, I’ve turned into an obsessive label reader and a from-scratch stickler! ...
5 Meditation Tips for Moms

5 Meditation Tips for Moms

Life is stressful. There are no ifs, ands or buts about it. We are stretched too thin, over-scheduled, racing from work to afterschool-care pick up and straight to softball practice for your daughter where you are helping your son with his practice s ...