Mom, Myself, & I

There are so many times as a mother that I have thought that I was completely and totally alone. I've thought that, surely, what I was experiencing was something that no one ...

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"My husband is working out of town this week, so I'm a single parent!" Every single parent has heard this phrase, or something very similar, probably more than once. On the ...

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If you haven't already read the incredibly-viral essay on emotional labor called"Women Aren't Nags--We're Just Fed Up" (complete with a visual depiction of just how fed up we ...

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Not for one millisecond would I give up the life that I have with my family. BUT, for one millisecond, just for kicks, I will think about what it would be like if I wasn't ...

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It's been said that raising a child takes a village. But in today's fast-paced society that seems to require children to be in five different sports, two clubs, and AP ...

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Do you ever feel like you have lower self-esteem after becoming a mom? Let's assess--tell me if you have had any of the following thoughts recently: I'm not good ...

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My husband and I met nine years ago this July, at a music festival in middle-of-nowhere Michigan. I was living in Seattle at the time, while he lived in Denver, which is ...

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Back-to-school time isn't all glory. There are also early wakeups, mountains of homework, and pretending to be perky in the car line. Single parents also have to face four ...

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In 2016, over 25% of American reported that they hadn’t picked up a book in the last year. For many parents who spend their days reading books about a big red dog or a very ...

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I have bought and returned Spanx or a similar version of them three times in the past year. This is mainly because I am cost conscious or frugal or, let’s call it like ...

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