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How To Rekindle Your Marriage After Baby

how to rekindle your marriage after baby

Becoming a parent is an amazing experience, but let’s be honest, it can really suck the life out of your marriage. Few things test the strength of a marriage as much as having a baby. Going from the somewhat simple role of ‘husband and wife’ to the more complex ‘dad and mom’ is not always […]

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10 Unique Low-Cost, In-Home Date Nights

10 unique in-home date ideas

Being a parent brings so much joy into your life, but it also presents all kinds of challenges to your marriage. One of the biggest challenges is, hands down, trying to keep the romance alive. I know romance isn’t always a top priority when you’re juggling late night breastfeeding, a busy career, and managing a […]

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8 Strategies Moms Can Use to Achieve Work-Life Balance

work-life balance for working moms

More moms than ever are returning to work after maternity leave. According to the U. S. Department of Labor, 70% of mothers with children under 18 years old are working moms, and 75% of those mothers work full time. Many  working moms struggle with feelings of guilt and overwhelm as they try to “do it all”. […]

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4 Podcasts for Bloggers & Online Business Owners

best blogging and business blogs

Hey there, mom boss! Looking to grow your blog or online business? I’ve got a great FREE resource I’m going to share with you today. Excited? Let’s dive right in! Every seasoned blogger and online business owner knows how important continuing education is. Whether it’s social media algorithms, GDPR compliance rules, or new online marketing […]

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Why Not Ask Your Mom?

Why not ask your mom?

I’m very excited to share this guest blog post with you, because it was written by my mother. I always knew my mom was intelligent, but I didn’t know she had a way with words. Reading this post for the first time was eye-opening, not just because I discovered my mom’s hidden talent, but also […]

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Help; A Four Letter Word

Asking for help as a new mom

When I look at strong, fierce women I admire, one of the similar threads amongst all of them is this; they know when and how to ask for help. They also know how to accept help when it’s offered. And they are not apologetic about it. Note that I specifically say “when” AND “how,” because to me, these are two extremely different […]

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30 Days of Self-Care

30 days of self care

I’m a huge advocate of self-care, and think it should be a daily requirement for every living soul. When you’re a mom, juggling soccer games, parent-teacher conferences, and a 9 to 5, self-care often falls by the wayside. I’m not afraid to admit that I’ve put off my fair share of showers just so that […]

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Letting Go Of Working Mom Guilt

letting go of working mom guilt

The first time my baby preferred someone else over me, it felt like a punch in the gut. I had been back to work for a couple of months since my maternity leave ended, and upon returning home after work, I greeted my beautiful bright-eyed baby as usual. As my mother-in-law held her, my little […]

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