Birds and the Bees: How to Explain to Children

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We were on our way to school when one of the disc jockeys on the radio blurted out, “I’d love to have s** with her.” My daughter immediately asked, “what is s**?” I was shocked. “It’s another way to say whether you’re a boy or girl,” I told her. How else could I explain the meaning of the…

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Mother’s Day: What Moms Really Want

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I recently teamed up with some of the other mommy contributors of mom.me to chat about what moms really want for Mother’s Day. If you ask me, I think Mother’s Day should be celebrated every day of the week. Does that sound a little selfish? Maybe? Okay, yea. But, think about all the hard work that…

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Anastasia Broadway Review: Daughter’s First Musical

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Anastasia isn’t one of the most popular Disney princesses, and it’s probably because she wasn’t originally a Disney Princess. Even though the studio purchased the rights to the 1997 20th Century Fox animated film in 2015, there hasn’t been a whole lot of buzz around it over the years. You never really hear about Princess Anastasia or see…

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On Your Feet! Fun Date Night Idea NYC

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On Your Feet! is definitely out of this world. If you’re looking for a fun date night idea in NYC, this should be at the top of your list. My husband and I had a chance to see On Your Feet! at the Marquis Theatre in New York City the other day – on a school…

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Should You Discuss Kids During a Job Interview?

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I’ve heard that discussing kids during a job interview places you at a disadvantage. There is a stigma that goes along with being a mom looking for work outside of the home. Will she arrive to work on time? Will she bring drama from home to work with her everyday? These are just some of the…

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6 Embarrassing Things My 6-Year-Old Daughter Said

6 Embarrassing Things My 6-Year-Old Daughter Said

It’s no secret; kids say whatever is on their minds. My 6-year-old daughter is notorious for blurting out comments that often leave us dying with laughter or cringing with embarrassment. Here are six examples of some of the most embarrassing things my daughter has said. 6 Embarrassing Things 6-Year-Old Daughter Said “My butt is sweating….

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When is Your Child Ready for a Cell Phone?

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I was completely caught off guard when my daughter asked me for a cell phone the other day. I knew it was just a matter of time before she’d ask for one, so I shouldn’t have been surprised. But, I had no idea it would come this soon. I never imagined that she’d be ready…

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How Long Until I Became a Confident Parent

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Having a baby doesn’t come with directions. I’ve heard people say that once you give birth, you just know what to do. Let me tell you, that’s not true. Despite all the research I did during my nine months of pregnancy, I was at a loss. Being a confident parent wasn’t easy. Early Parenting Challenges…

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