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Pelvic Physical Therapist-1

Q&A With A Pelvic Physical Therapist

When I was a new mom, a pelvic physical therapist visited my Mommy-and-Me class one day to educate us on postpartum health and wellness. I was eager to learn more about this topic because I didn’t feel very knowledgeable about it after my very brief 6-week postpartum exam with a nurse practitioner who focused mainly […]

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Clean Laundry

Every Mom’s “Extra” Child

My mom had a 5th kid that everyone knew about, but no one ever talked about. This child lived shut away in the downstairs spare bedroom like some dark and dirty secret. Except it wasn’t a dark dirty secret. It was one of my mom’s beloved children, and if you knew my mom, then you […]

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Gift Guide

Toddler Easter Basket Gift Guide

I’m in the camp of moms who enjoys the thinking, the research, the price comparisons, and the shopping involved in gift-giving. For those moms who either don’t enjoy this or who don’t have the time, gift guides and one-click shopping can be a beautiful thing. Just ask my husband how beautiful it is that I […]

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Sleepless in Orange County

Sleepless in Orange County

Exhaustion has been taking its toll on my husband and me for awhile because of our sleepless six-month-old. It wasn’t until this past weekend that I realized how much of a toll. We had just woken up at my in-law’s house, and I was disoriented. Was it night? The wee hours of the morning? Time […]

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How to _KonMari_Your Fridge

3 Simple Ways to Edit Your Fridge

As a stay-at-home mom of a toddler and a baby, sometimes I find refuge in a little retail therapy. In fact,  I would consider myself a shameless consumer. I fall prey to all the cute things, all the inexpensive things, all the yummy things, and just ALL. THE. THINGS. I swear my cortisol levels drop […]

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