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Nap Raleigh Moms Blog

15 Places I Wish I Could Nap

Being a mom of two has brought a whole new level of exhaustion to my life. With my first child, I was tired, but adding a second child has upped the bar. The advice “sleep when the baby sleeps” worked well for my oldest. He’d nap, I’d nap, not always, but it was definitely a […]

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Do preteens need a cell phone Raleigh Moms Blog

Do Preteens Need a Cell Phone?

A while back, I wrote an article in which I talked about NOT getting our lovely daughter (heretofore referred to as “The Girl”) a cell phone and how frustrating it was that her school was emphasizing cell phone use in class (her school is a “Bring Your Own Device,” or BYOD, school). This fall, my […]

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My Baby was a Preemie Raleigh Moms Blog

My Baby Was a Preemie

Ten years ago, my family of four moved from Pennsylvania to Raleigh, and within weeks, I found out that I was pregnant with my third child. This was such an exciting time in our lives. We were now living in a new place that we loved, and we’d just found out that our family would […]

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Decluttering Toys Raleigh Moms Blog

Tips for Decluttering Toys Before the Holidays

The holiday season is upon us. Many kids have already scribbled out their Christmas lists. Others children, like mine, add to it daily. Little ones who still believe in Santa get that twinkle of anticipation in their eye, and certain teenagers (mine again) have already started to listen to Christmas carols. Too soon! As you […]

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trick-or-treat safety tips Raleigh Moms Blog

Trick-or-Treat Safety Tips

So what are you going to be for Halloween? It’s the biggest question all the kids are asking these days! Right around the corner is probably every kid’s favorite holiday…well, besides their birthday or any other holiday involving presents or candy. Oh, the simple joys of childhood. For us parents, Halloween brings up some slight […]

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Do They Ever Stop Eating Raleigh Moms Blog

Do They Ever Stop Eating?

“I’m hungry!” I look at the clock, it’s only 8:30. They ate breakfast an hour ago and now they are demanding more! REALLY?? I’m typically greeted in the morning with an “I’m hungry” or “I want cereal.” Most days I feel like a short order cook. Does anyone else feel this way? Exactly how many […]

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This Ain't No Minivan Raleigh Moms Blog

This Ain’t No Minivan

This ain’t no minivan. I’m not sure minivans come in lime green. I might have considered. Wait, no I wouldn’t have. We ain’t no minivan family. So much so, that our family of four…yes FOUR…had only one…yes ONE…car for five…yes FIVE…years. Phew. That’s a lot to take in. But really, is it? Me and the […]

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