The confessional

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My Year of Yes

2018-11-05T22:21:08+00:00November 5th, 2018|

I decided that if an opportunity presented itself to me, no matter how afraid I was, I would try. This was my Year of Yes.

I was a really good mom yesterday.

2018-10-23T19:28:26+00:00October 23rd, 2018|

Old men have their high school football glory days, and moms have last week when everyone brushed their teeth and no one had their clothes on inside out. But we're all good moms.

Can we talk about mom guilt for a sec?

2018-10-16T21:19:44+00:00October 16th, 2018|

Mom guilt is a hell of a feeling: Putting yourself first or feeling as though you aren’t doing enough are the nightmares that keep us mommas awake at night.

Am I supposed to like my mom body?

2018-10-11T01:51:15+00:00October 9th, 2018|

Here I am, two kids later and 10+years past my skating prime and I’m trying to find and accept my new size. Am I supposed to like this mom body of mine?

Real life hacks {no seriously!} for moms, by moms

2018-09-27T15:23:05+00:00September 27th, 2018|

The reality is that the day to day responsibilities of our mom lives can feel overwhelming. So I polled my village and found an incredible thing - mom life hacks. Like a whole list of them. Here goes:

I couldn’t breastfeed. It’s okay. :: One mom’s journey

2018-09-21T14:40:36+00:00September 21st, 2018|

"No matter what your struggle, just remember being a mom is hard enough without you putting the pressures or ideals of the world on yourself." Today we share CityMom Liz's breastfeeding journey...

The Village Effect

2018-09-04T16:50:03+00:00August 28th, 2018|

Just remember that time focusing on YOU and your relationships with others is just as important for raising well adjusted, well loved children... this is the village effect.

Tales from a reluctant stay at home mom

2018-09-04T16:48:26+00:00August 4th, 2018|

CityMom Cynthia: "Would I have satisfaction being home with a 2 year old and a baby? I knew being a stay at home mom was a reluctant choice for me."