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Sleep Tips For Daylight Saving Time

Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday, March 8th at 2:00 am. That means we’ll all be setting our clocks ahead one hour. For parents of early risers, this is great news – 5:00 am will become 6:00 am, 6:00 am will become 7:00 am… a too early wake up time can become an acceptable wake up […]

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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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By: <a href='https://www.flickr.com/photos/75001512@N00/4465365033/' target='_blank'>Joel Kramer</a>

Don’t be That Mom! A Guide to Keeping your Non-Mom Friends

You didn’t mean to. It just happened. You got all wrapped up in this crazy thing called motherhood and you forgot that there are people out there who take showers in peace and discuss things other than bowel movements. These are your friends without children.  Sometimes, you may feel that your friends without children are […]

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The anatomy of a mother’s car

After over six years of being a mother I’ve decided that there are two types of cars that transport our children around. There’s the car that looks and smells almost like new and makes you wonder how children inhabit it at all. Then there is the car that is an embarrassment to drive. I drive […]

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Celebrate Your Little Engineers With Some Great Math and Science Reads

President’s Day, Groundhog Day, Valentine’s Day … immediately you think February. National Freedom Day, Thank a Mailman Day, and Pizza Day all also celebrated during February. Perhaps an even lesser known celebration during the month of hearts is one of engineers – of the scientific discipline not the train variety.  February 22-28, 2015 is National […]

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No Kids Allowed!

It’s awful but REAL to admit that time can go by and my husband and I realize we haven’t been out alone in months! It is so important to get date nights on the calendar and stay connected. Both of our days are so jam-packed; with his job and tutoring on the side, and me […]

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