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Weight Lifting and Baby Lifting: How my fitness journey helped me in motherhood

Babies love and need to be carried and held. A lot. Most of the time, moms need to do other things while holding their babies. When I became a mom, I realized very quickly that all these new activities and … Continue reading

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Group Exercise Classes for Moms Combine Fun, Fitness & Family

Dilemma: A mom wants to work out, but doesn’t have childcare available, or doesn’t want to pay for or use childcare while she’s at the gym. She wants to simply bring her baby along while she works out, but not … Continue reading

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Real Mom Stories: A Toddler’s First Trip to the ER

One mom recounts the story of the time she was eight months pregnant with her second child when her first, Michaela, broke her leg playing with Dad at home, and offers advice to other mothers who have to face the ER with their little ones. Continue reading

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Teaching My Toddler to Use Her Voice

Being able to communicate is a wonderful thing for us, making all our lives easier, but even more than that, I love the look on her face when she is able to tell me something and I understand her. She is so proud of herself, and I am proud of her. Continue reading

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Strong is Her Sexy: Maria Childs, Teacher, Author & Cancer Warrior

Not only does Maria have 20 years of experience teaching, she has also authored two children’s books in two years while fighting two separate cancers. I interviewed Maria to learn more about how she found a way to do what she loves while also fighting for her life. Continue reading

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Single Moms Discuss the Ups and Downs of Dating

Singlehood and motherhood both have their shares of joys and challenges. And when they overlap, look out: things are about to get complicated. We talked to a few single moms about the search for love. Continue reading

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Fighting with Infertility: “Why Won’t My Body Do This One Thing It’s Supposed to Do?”

On this blog, we’ve discussed many aspects of the decision to have children or not. But for women and couples struggling with infertility, it’s not a choice, but a battle. One couple opened up to us about their journey to parenthood. Continue reading

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