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if it makes you feel pretty

If It Makes You Feel Pretty, Do It

To some this article may seem vain, but I think being the best version of myself is fundamental to me being the best mother I can be. This includes, but is not limited to, loving myself. I struggled with loving myself before getting pregnant, primarily due to a toxic relationship that did nothing for my […]

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Last-Minute Mama

A Last-Minute Mama’s Guide to the Holidays

Christmas is just around the corner. Am I ready? Absolutely not! Everything started off strong — family pictures were taken in October; cards were ordered in November; the trees were put up the weekend after Thanksgiving. I thought to myself, “this will be the year I stay on top of things.” But then reality set […]

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Mom is not my identity

Mom is Not My Identity

Compliments after you enter motherhood include:  You’re a great mom!  Harper has a wonderful mom.  Motherhood looks good on you!  I wish I were as good a mom as you.  I hope someday I’m as good a mom as you are.  You are super mom!  Yep. Thank you so much! Truly, honestly, thank you. Sometimes […]

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