Life & Style

25 {MORE} THINGS

25 {More} Things 1. I have a ridiculous sense of smell.  I swear I can smell a cavity forming in someones mouth.  Among the smells I could pick out anywhere and that bring me comfort include: My mom, My husband, My kids, and anything that takes me back to my childhood.  Among the smells I love include: gasoline, paint, permanent ...

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Mommyhood

THE MISADVENTURE TALKS: NO MORE NURSERIES IN HOSPITALS?

Have you seen this article? I'll give you the overview, it's about hospitals in Massachusetts moving towards doing away with Maternity Ward nurseries in an attempt to promote breastfeeding, bonding, and parenting skills. Did you use the nursery in the Maternity Ward at night? I did.  Because those 2 hours of sleep I was able to ...

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Local Corner

TALES FROM THE GROCERY STORE

"Are you working out today, Kristin?" "Yes. I'll be taking two kids under 5 to the grocery store." I'm like a gladiator preparing for war walking into a grocery store with my children.  I throw down my face mask, bang on my chest plate, and charge in.  The cart is my shield.  The avocado display doesn't stand ...

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Mommyhood

THE MISADVENTURE TALKS: BOY OR GIRL? ($200 TARGET CARD & GIFT BASKET GIVEAWAY!)

WARNING: If you're eating, maybe just stop. I'm like the Sam I Am of diaper changes.  I can do it in a car, I can do it in a bar.  I can change a diaper in my sleep, I can do it without a peep.  Standing up or laying down, you won't even see me frown.  Plus, I've ...

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Mommyhood

THE MISADVENTURE TALKS: HOW LONG AFTER CHILDBIRTH? (SHHH)

I think this is one of those taboo conversations that most women don't discuss unless they are .... well.....in a bathtub drinking wine... I've met countless women who aren't excited to get back to sex after giving birth.  Do you know what my OBGYN said to me at my 6 week appointment? "Try it with yourself ...

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