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5 Questions to Help Your Child Resolve Conflict the Right Way

5 Questions to Help Your Child Resolve Conflict the Right Way

As we begin a new school year, you will invariably start hearing the stories from your child: At lunch, Mary sat with Brittany instead of me. Brad pushed me at recess. We got in a fight, and we aren’t friends anymore. How do you equip your child to navigate major and minor conflicts at school […]

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Never Alone

You’re Never Alone, Mama

There you sit. With a crying baby and a grumpy toddler and a kitchen full of dishes and a heart full of lonely.  You scroll aimlessly and wonder why they‘ve all got it all together. In this great big world full of people, you’re the only one, it seems, who shakes her head at night […]

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Dear Community Strangers

Dear Community Strangers

Dear Strangers in the Community, Thank you. This month has been an extremely difficult one for my family in many ways. My son has transitioned to daycare. My workload has doubled. Finances are troublesome. Sickness has made its way into our home. This list goes on, and yet the show must continue. It’s in these […]

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Beware the Mommy Martyr

Beware the “Mommy Martyr”

Mommy martyrs.  We’ve likely all met one before. Always put upon, always over-tired, always with something to do for someone, somewhere.  We also likely all know those other moms who make it all seem effortless, who ooze genuine enjoyment and fulfillment as they guide their little ones through tantrums and triumphs, who seem to never […]

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