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FCMB Goes Back to School :: No Fly Zone {Why to Resist Being a Helicopter Parent}

As mothers, we understand one of the most critical components to our children’s young lives is their education. Since it’s time to ring in a new school year, the contributors at Fairfield County Moms Blog wanted to share some tips, tricks, and words of wisdom to help you through this exciting, yet stressful time. Be […]

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Booties and baby clothing.

The Truth About Having a Miscarriage

{Please note: this post contains sensitive and graphic content related to a miscarriage.} I’ve thought about writing this post for a long time. I’ve started and stopped on a few occasions, but felt uneasy in taking the text from the note section of my phone to a living, breathing post on the internet. The truth […]

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Sophie La Girafe

What Did Sophie Ever Do To Us?

Sophie La Girafe holds a special place in my heart. I know you are judging me for saying such a thing about a child’s teething toy – I get it, believe me. But honestly, she does. My daughter has loved her Sophie from about the time she could finally grasp onto something. Sophie went everywhere with […]

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The Post-Holiday Toy Purge

After seeing a friend clean out a pretty massive amount of toys last week, I was inspired to do the same. The recent holiday had brought quite a few new toys into our house. The fact that my daughter’s birthday was only four days after Christmas certainly didn’t help the toy invasion either. Honestly, I didn’t […]

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The Magic of the Broken Snow Globe

It was a typical weeknight about ten days before Christmas. I had a list of twenty items that needed to be completed before the holiday arrived, yet the idea of sitting on my couch in sweatpants watching Monday Night Football and bouncing around between apps on my phone seemed like a much more appealing decision. […]

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