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The Second Pregnancy

Pregnancy is always the start of many different emotions – from thinking you might be pregnant to taking that pregnancy test that confirms what you already knew: positive. For me the feelings between finding out I was pregnant for the first and second time were pretty identical, but the pregnancies themselves have not. My first […]

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Reagan’s Birth Story

My birth story with my daughter Reagan is one of my favorite stories, I was so incredibility lucky to have an uncomplicated, natural birth. In preparing for my daughter’s birth I was convinced she was going to come after her due date, to my surprise she decided to make her appearance five days early. The […]

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Last Minute Holiday Hustle

No matter how early I start planning for Christmas, I somehow always get behind. Honestly, I have no idea how it happens. I’ll start shopping before Thanksgiving, knock a ton off my “to do” list on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, have the house completely decorated for Christmas, my Christmas Eve and Christmas menus planned, […]

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A Gentle Reminder Amongst all the Chaos.

As I write this, the current date is November 12, 2016 and let me tell you it has been quite the week; from the presidential election, the aftermath of the election, riots, shootings, this week had just about everything negative that it could. I don’t want to get political here on PMB, but I just […]

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Formula Feeding – By Choice

Dear Formula Feeding by Choice Mothers –  You have made the decision to formula feed – but where is your support?  I was in your shoes about a year ago. During my pregnancy I started searching for personal accounts of formula feeding, but I all I could find were stories of women who had attempted breastfeeding before formula. All […]

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