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Forever Loved

October 15th marks Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day. Sadly many mamas have suffered the loss of a baby due to miscarriage, ectopic pregnancies, still birth or other infant deaths. The loss of these babies is felt, whether it’s marked on the calendar or not, but often times you may feel like you are remembering alone.  Those little lives, […]

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Impossible Decisions: The Guilt of Not Wanting a Third Child

“Are you going to try for a third?” My public response: “Well, we’re not sure yet.” My inner voice: “Nope.” Why not just be honest? Because I am guilty. I have always had a particularly hard time with the what-ifs in life. What if I had chosen a different college? What if I had chosen a different career? […]

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Happy Smiles for Everyone {Commerce Park Children’s Dentistry & Orthodontics}

Getting our kids to brush their teeth is just one of the many struggles we face as moms. But we also know how important dental health is. I mean our childrens’ smiles are what make us melt, right? That’s why I was so excited to get the opportunity to take my 16 month old daughter […]

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Me, Myself and My Intrusive Thoughts

***Trigger Warning***   Before becoming a mother, I was a clinical social worker. Despite my training in the mental health field, my knowledge of perinatal mental health was based on simply knowing that a handful of new moms developed Postpartum Depression. It was something that occasionally came up when gathering background information at the start […]

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