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Marrying your High School Sweetheart

Marrying Your High School Sweetheart

My husband and I are celebrating our 9th wedding anniversary on the first day of school. #bestanniversarygiftever Although we have been married for just shy of a decade, we have been an item for the last 18 years.  We are high school sweethearts.  Cue the gag reflex. There are few things more cliche than someone marrying their […]

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The Working Mom's Guide to Breastfeeding and Pumping

The Working Mom’s Guide to Breastfeeding and Pumping

Disclosure :: This post is part of a series for World Breastfeeding Week and is sponsored by Women’s & Children’s Hospital. The Working Mom’s Guide to Breastfeeding and Pumping You made it through your maternity leave! Congratulations! Hopefully, you binged all the Netflix series and documentaries that your heart desired and you’ve gotten into the breastfeeding groove. […]

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Breastfeeding to Pumping Exclusively – A Working Mom’s Experience

Disclosure :: This post is part of a series for World Breastfeeding Week and is sponsored by Women’s & Children’s Hospital. When I was pregnant with my first, I knew that I wanted to breastfeed. I didn’t realize then how difficult it could be. I read about other moms’ experiences with breastfeeding – wonderful stories of […]

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Breastfeeding Frustrations Don’t Have to Be So Frustrating

Disclosure :: This post is part of a series for World Breastfeeding Week and is sponsored by Women’s & Children’s Hospital. Breastfeeding Frustrations Don’t Have to Be So Frustrating Let’s face it, not every mom has all the answers when it comes to breastfeeding. Even seasoned pros sometimes need a refresher or learn a new […]

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Why Isn’t This Working?! {One Mama’s Struggle to Breastfeed her Babies}

Disclosure :: This post is part of a series for World Breastfeeding Week and is sponsored by Women’s & Children’s Hospital. Why Isn’t This Working?! {One Mama’s Struggle to Breastfeed her Babies} I have big boobs. I just thought I should put that out there. And if I thought they were big before I had kids, […]

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How Am I? Crumbling, Thanks for Asking {Getting Real with Our Emotions}

Whenever someone asks me how I’m doing, I’ll give the normal reply: “I’m wonderful, thanks for asking. How are you?” and then they will say, “oh, that’s so great! I’m really well!” and we’ll go about our day. But, are any of us really ok? The perfectionist in me never wants to let on that […]

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It Is OK To Be Sad

First, let me start this off by saying that I am not a medical professional and have ZERO medical experience. I am writing this based on my own experience. I know very well that people’s emotions and situations do not fit into molds. Therefore, this does not apply to everyone. Please keep that in mind, […]

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May is Better Speech and Hearing Month

May brings with it heat, sprinklers, swimsuits and all those flowers following April showers. It’s also Better Speech and Hearing Month. As a speech-language pathologist, it’s my time to shine, lol. During my practice, I specialized in pediatric speech and language disorders, and communication issues were such a huge concern for many parents. These concerns were […]

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