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How I Manage Pregnancy Weight Gain

How I Manage Pregnancy Weight Gain

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I had three babies in less than three years. I gained 27 pounds with my first, 25 ...

My Halloween Candy Plan

My Halloween Candy Plan

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Yesterday a fellow mom reached out to ask how I deal with Halloween candy in my house ...

Newborn Tips From a Mother of Three

Newborn Tips From a Mother of Three

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After three newborns and countless compliments on "how well I'm doing," (who knew!?) I figure I must ...

How to Get More Willpower

How to Get More Willpower

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If you’re convinced you’re not losing weight because you can’t control yourself in the presence of cupcakes or anywhere near a kitchen after dinner you’re probably just doing it wrong.

“Willpower is a limited resource. It’s a lot like a muscle: there are only so many reps it can do before it gives out.”

Losing My Mom Made Me a Better Mom

Losing My Mom Made Me a Better Mom

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Every girl who becomes a mother instantly appreciates her mother more, but I can’t tell mine that. I can’t ever send a…

“thanks for putting up with me” text or a “how did you do this?!?” call.

On particularly hard days at home with three babies I sometimes think of her and try to be as patient as she was and to see the light through the dark like she did so well. I thank her in my mind and hope she can hear me from heaven.

How to Get Your Kids to Eat Better

How to Get Your Kids to Eat Better

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Oh, the struggle of parenting! Trying to raise a healthy kid in today’s processed world is NOT easy. 

There are food commercials glamorizing sugar-coated cereal, packaging made just for kids in pretty colors and designs, everyone and their mothers trying to pass off candy and “treats” to kids that don’t belong to them, fast food commercials showing off “must-have” toys…there are so many things working against a mom just trying to raise her kid to eat real FOOD.