8 Things No One Told Me About Motherhood

I’ve read many perspectives on motherhood. After years of reading Mommy blogs and having a few friends with babies, I thought I’d heard it all in terms of what to expect. I was wrong. You’re bound to be shocked by some element of parenthood. Here are a few things no one told me about motherhood… It’s hard on your clothes….

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The Terror of the First Trimester

People will tell you all sorts of things about pregnancy. I knew all about morning sickness, exhaustion, and the moodiness. I was ready to be repulsed by smells, to crave weird foods, and to need to take naps. I expected to cut back on caffeine and to miss red wine and to feel bloated and weird. What I wasn’t expecting…

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7 Apps to Help You Rock Pregnancy

When I first found out I was pregnant I basically downloaded every pregnancy app to see which one I’d like the best. I was so excited to be pregnant that I didn’t want to miss a single ounce of available information. That said, most of the books at our local library were pretty outdated so I got much of my…

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Meatless Meat? I tried the Impossible Burger.

A few weeks ago I started seeing ads for Impossible Foods on Hulu. I’m deep into a binge of Lost (you know I love binging tv series – here are 9 TV shows to binge watch now) so it felt like every episode for days I was seeing this same colorful ad, featuring cheeseburgers. It was making me crave a cheeseburger….

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Why Every Dad Should Get Paternity Leave

We were lucky enough that the company that N works for gave him 8 weeks of paid paternity leave. For my fellow Americans, I know. We are so freaking lucky. While there absolutely needs to be a conversation about maternity leave in this country, today I want to talk about paternity leave and how it benefited our family. The 8…

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