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Mom Crush: DJ Tanner

As a child of the 80s, I have vivid memories of watching Full House on Tuesday nights. Remember back in the day before the DVR and Netflix? When you actually had to watch live TV or miss it? DJ was the coolest young girl, who was honest, kind and wholesome. Everyone, including me, wanted to be […]

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Parenting Without Fear

As a mom I am not new to this whole fear thing. Fear and I go way back, and anxiety and I are old friends. I mean once you are expecting a baby you are constantly bombarded with things that are supposed to leave us in the crippling grasp of fear… electric outlets, BPA, screen […]

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FCMB’s Top 10 Posts of 2015

2015 was a big year for Fairfield County Moms Blog! As a collaborative blog written by and for local moms, our primary focus is delivering valuable content to YOU, our mommy readers. This year our contributors opened themselves up and poured out their hearts, sharing personal parenting experiences and perspectives, as well as fun and creative things to do […]

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“Mommy, I don’t need you…” {and other milestones they don’t tell you about}

Do a quick Google search or peruse through your, “What to Expect the First Year” book and you’ll find a list of milestones to expect. Cooing, using a spoon, walking, riding a bike… but there are other milestones that your pediatrician might not ask you about at visits. Some are gradual, some are embarrassing, some are […]

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Dear First Time Moms | Fairfield County moms Blog

Dear First Time Mom

As I’m writing this, I have a little over 4 months left until our family becomes a party of four. It finally sunk in that I am becoming a mom of two when I was transitioning my daughter’s playroom into her new bedroom this past weekend. A light went off in my brain when I moved her […]

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Superman’s got nothing on SuperMOMs.

My just-turned-four-year-old is obsessed with super heroes. You can regularly see him in local grocery stores donning an ankle-length black and gold satin cape (see below) or perusing the Netflix cue for the best in classic (I’m talking 1990) Spiderman episodes. It’s an innate fascination of good vs. evil that little boys have (read: testing […]

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