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Raising Bilingual Children When Only One Parent Is A Native Speaker

  I am currently raising two bilingual children in Pittsburgh, and it is important to me that they embrace, understand, and are fluent in the Spanish language. I was born in the beautiful island of the Dominican Republic (Caribbean) and my husband is Italian/German, so our daughters are really getting the best of both worlds. […]

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A House Call For My Sick Child? Yes, Please!

Pittsburgh Moms Blog has partnered with MyHouseCall for this project, but as always the opinions are all our own.You heard that right. A new app called MyHouseCall is bringing back the good old days of personal house calls done by certified medical providers in your area! Best of all, it is very affordable! MyHouseCall provides personal care to […]

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This Too Shall Pass

This too shall pass. This is a phrase I am constantly repeating in my head, especially when going through a tough stage of parenting. When we are in the trenches it is easy to forget that this is all such a short amount of time in the grand scheme of life. If we don’t remind […]

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Six things I Did Differently With My Second Child

With  your first child, you wait patiently to meet your sweet little miracle and your whole life is consumed with keeping them alive, and making sure they could sense that you love them with every fiber of your being. You literally obsess over every detail involving their care. I remember those exhausting blissful days. Trying […]

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Why I Love Raising Two Girls

My husband and I have two daughters, and they are the light of our lives. When I was pregnant with our second child, we naturally thought it would be cool to have a boy. But when we got confirmation that indeed it was another little girl, I was so excited. I couldn’t wait to raise our two […]

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The Importance of a Mommy Tribe

Where would I be without my mommy tribe?  You know, the important women in your life that help you navigate this crazy world of parenting. It really does take a village! Here are various ways that we can form our tribes, sometimes without even realizing it. Family– Naturally we rely on our mothers, grandmothers, mother-in-laws, sisters, sister-in-laws, aunts, […]

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