I remember when I was pregnant for the first time, everyone would say, “Being a mom is so hard, but so worth it.” Do you know what that kind of advice does for a mother-to-be? I’ll be bold here and say it does nothing. The word “hard” is thrown around like confetti when it comes […]
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To combat those fears and jitters our little ones (and their mamas) may experience when attending preschool for the first time, I wanted to share some of the things he and I have discussed.
This month sees summer winding down and school starting for kids across Colorado Springs. As you get back into the groove of the school year, look to Colorado Springs Moms Blog for help. Our archives are full of posts relating to many topics, including school and can be found with a quick search!
A couple of decades ago, I received a letter in the mail (gasp!) from one of my three closest college friends. The gist of her message: Our friendship mattered and jobs, miles, husbands, children and new friends shouldn’t alter that. Apparently, she and the other two friends had stayed in closer touch. “We love you, […]
We all have those days when you don’t make it out of the house. Whether it is because of weather or because it is just one of “those” days and you are still in pjs at lunch and no one is listening, having a no-fuss activity you can pull out without thinking is so helpful! […]
We are living in strange times: at some point, breastfeeding moved from a generally private act to an almost political statement. As if trying to feed your baby from your own body wasn’t difficult enough — now we have to balance the expectations of others with the how, where, and why. So it may be […]