Momming

When we had our boys, my husband and I weren’t married, we had no plans of getting married and I had ZERO desire to ever change my name. To be honest, I have never – at any stage in my life – looked ahead and envisioned myself ever changing my name. It just wasn’t something, […]

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After Bot was born, Matty went through this phase I politely referred to as the Attention Bug. That day, I found the perfect t-shirt that summed up his entire life status at the time: Turns out, over a year later, there is still no one I know who is more fitting for this t-shirt than […]

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I have a comondrum (that’s obviously what a conundrum on a Monday is called). Every now and then my kids will walk into a room where I am or they’ll pop up next to me on the couch or resurface from the far corners of Target with their dad and I’ll say, “Hey, girl!” It’s […]

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Liz is a mom to three beautiful kids – Isabell, 12; Will, 8; and Nate, 6 – and as if that’s not enough to keep someone busy, she’s also an up and coming entrepreneur. For the last four years, Liz has been running and growing Fit Mama and Fit Kids, a health and fitness business focused […]

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You guys, is being a middle-aged mom weird or is it just me? I’m being completely serious. I’m somewhere between coming to terms with my constantly unhappy body (aka age) and my terrible sleep “patterns” (aka parenthood) and wishing I could just have one more moment to relish in the freedom that is (was) being […]

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I am basically paralyzed by the thoughts of preparing for the future. Not necessarily my future – because, well, let’s get real – but my kids’ future. The running list of questions and considerations I have created is beyond manageable. In fact, it’s fucking absurd. But every item on the list feels completely necessary and […]

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Every now and then we all wake up to a devastatingly dark day, usually marked by the unexpected loss of someone gone too soon. They’re the days you hug the ones close to you a little bit tighter and hang on a little bit longer while your mind unravels to confusing places. One minute you’re […]

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Did you know there is more than one way to successfully raise a child? AND did you know that “success” is actually a subjective term usually defined by those raising said child? Yes, it is true. You are actually free to raise your children how you see fit. Believe it or not, they’re yours to […]

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Gosh. Two years. I can remember phases in my life where two years felt like a lifetime but not these past two years, they’ve been more like a timewarp. Are we sure it’s really been two years?? It’s true, all the things they say: Time flies. Don’t blink. It will go too fast. You’ll miss […]

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