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Cooking with Kids (and How It Helps Picky Eaters)

When my child was turning one year old, I was stressed about cooking healthy and delicious meals for her. I started to incorporate time in the kitchen with her.
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I Was Sexually Assaulted 20 Years Ago & It Still Affects Me

Trigger Warning: Sexual Assault You would think a traumatic experience that happened 20 years ago wouldn't be on my mind on a daily basis. And it's not, actually. But it has affected me and still affects...
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Earth-Conscious Kids :: In Honor of Earth Day

Each year in April, hundreds of people step out into the sunshine to plant trees, drop off their recycling, and maybe buy a reusable grocery bag or two in honor of Earth Day. Within...

Scheduling Sex is a Priority for My Husband & Me

Yes, I said it. My husband and I have been scheduling sex for a few months, and it has been working phenomenally. Scheduling sex is a priority for us both! Have you all seen...

Perspective | People | Protection :: 3 Ways to Manage Worry & Stress about...

It starts with a simple email: "Confirmed COVID Case" in the subject line. Your heart starts beating fast and you hold your breath. You open it and wait to see if it's a confirmed...
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20 Summer Photo Prompts to Capture Your Best Summer Yet

If you’re anything like me, you may sometimes look through your camera roll to see, well, hardly anything to show for all you and your family have been up to. I get it. It takes...

4 Ways to Celebrate Black History With Kids All Month Long

Black History Month is a call for all of us to recognize, celebrate, and learn more about the history and accomplishments of African Americans. Intentionally doing so helps counteract the ways in which contributions,...

How to Spice Up Your Sex Life

Motherhood changes nearly everything in our lives, and that includes sex. It is common for couples to come across barriers to maintaining a rocking sex life as their families expand and grow. But mama,...