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5 Reasons to Make Peace With the Mommy Swimsuit

There’s a hilarious and right-up-to-the-line of inappropriate viral video about moms and swimsuits out there this week. It’s hilarious because it is true.  Most swimsuits out there just aren’t designed for a normal mom who wants to have a normal day at the beach (i.e., swimming, chasing kids, fixing lunches, changing diapers, moving around and not…… Continue reading 5 Reasons to Make Peace With the Mommy Swimsuit

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10 Things That Happen When You Welcome a Newborn

So you’re going to have a baby? Congratulations! Here’s what it’s like. 1. When you first go into labor, you feel all…   2. Then labor really starts up, and you quickly change to What is haaaaaaaaappening to meeeeeeeeee…???   3. Then the baby is born, the pain fades immediately, and you’re all Just leave me alone with this…… Continue reading 10 Things That Happen When You Welcome a Newborn

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6 Things I Wish I Knew Before Having Kids

1. Baby clothes are basically disposable I spent HOURS picking out clothing for my firstborn. Did I really want him to wear plaid? What type of plaid? Was tartan really HIM, or was he more of a stripes kid? You guys, baby clothes are cute and adorable and lovely and sweet and sooooo not worth having…… Continue reading 6 Things I Wish I Knew Before Having Kids