2019/03/18
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Proper Playdate Etiquette Protocol for Toddlers and their Moms

Are you a playdate pro or are you a new mom just dipping her toe in the playdate pond? Either way, learning all the rules and […]
2019/03/14
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Cheat Bribe and Lie that’s how Privilege Beats the System

Lori Loughlin, Felicity Huffman and 31 other parents were charged in the college admissions scandal. 50 people were charged earlier this week in a nationwide scheme […]
2019/03/11
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Happy 14th Birthday to My Teenager, my Best Friend

I know not everyone agrees with this or has this same experience because parenting a teen is a box of chocolates, you never know what you […]
2019/03/08
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Let’s Build Something Beautiful Together for Our Daughters

Let’s build something beautiful together. Let’s change the world and fill it full of good humans. Let’s raise young girls to become strong women who demand respect […]
2019/02/25
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The Secret Life of the American Teenager

Raising a teen is hard. Being a teen is hard. I know a lot of us parents complain about our teens and how inconvenient their ever-changing […]
2019/02/18
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Raising Teen Girls to Survive Misogyny, Sexting and Slut Shaming

The things we have to talk to our children and teens about these days is intense. I never remember my mom talking to me directly about […]
2019/02/13
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Best Things to Do in Boston with Teens and Tweens

Boston is one of our favorite cities to travel to as a family. We fell in love with it on our first trip when the girls were […]
2019/02/04
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If You Want Respect from your Toddler, You have to Respect Them Too

Ever wonder how to get respect from your teen? I remember wondering how to get respect from a toddler. It’s simple really if you want respect […]
2019/01/28
New Mom Monday, Pregnancy, unexpected pregnancy, the truth about an unexpected pregnancy at 39

My Unexpected Pregnancy at 39

A few years ago, I wrote a post called, Unexpected Pregnancy at 40, What Would You Do? and it was about my friend who was pregnant. […]