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Mom’s Taxi Cab Confessions

This is my minivan. These are my children. Count them: one, two, three, four, five. Five siblings in one minivan. Five siblings who are involved in a slew of different activities, which means we spend most of our evenings cooped up in a small space. A curious thing happens when we step into the minivan […]

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I am the Daughter of Immigrants

With everything going on here at home and around the world right now, I wanted to share my perspective as a first generation-born Indian woman in America. My parents immigrated here from India in the early 1970’s with very little to their name – they had a few dollars in their pocket and a hell […]

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Positive Discipline

  “Because I said so!” “Keep crying and I’ll give you something to cry about!” Many of us heard these rants countless times throughout our childhood and adolescence. Coupled with such tirades was the discipline structure of punishment and rewards. As the mother of a 3 year old and 1 year old, it didn’t take […]

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Disney on Ice presents Dream Big :: Tickets on Sale Now!

Disney Princesses Create Their Own Happily Ever After when Disney On Ice presents Dream Big comes to Pittsburgh  Tickets On Sale NOW! Save $5 off on Select tickets to select performances. Use Code MOM16. Tickets at market pricing. No double discounts. Restrictions, exclusions and additional fees may apply. Offer expires on 2/22. Believing is just the […]

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Trusting Your Mother’s Intuition

This morning I woke up and looked at my phone, January 5, 2017. I texted my husband, “You know we could be gearing up for another first birthday party?” It’s been 18 months since we lost our little boy, and while since then we have welcomed another sweet boy into our family; the pain still […]

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