Loving your postpartum body

Adjusting to my new body after my baby was hard. For me, the recovery of child birth was actually a lot harder than the labor and delivery. First off, I still looked pregnant. For a while. I have just delivered the baby living inside me, and my stomach was still…

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5 Things I learned in my first month of blogging

My blog is a month old! Sometimes I wish I would have started it while I was on maternity leave, but it really wasn’t on my radar then. I didn’t decide I wanted to have a Mom Blog until Peanut was about 4 months old…and then it took me a…

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Guest Post: Top 5 Baby Must Haves, by The Clever Mama Blog

Tara (who blogs at The Clever Mama Blog) and I have been friends since college. After we both got married, we always semi-joked about how awesome it would be to have kiddos the same age—even though we live 1,200 miles apart!! Somehow or another, IT HAPPENED, and she has an…

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How I lost ALL my baby weight within 5 months

I gained 46 pounds during my pregnancy with my daughter (my first and currently only child). I didn’t particularly have any cravings, but I didn’t watch what I ate. My favorite thing to get was the $4 special at Wendy’s: a coke, cheeseburger, order of fries, and 4 piece chicken…

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A Full Night’s Sleep

Last night I got a full night’s sleep because I’m in New York for work. And you know what? It was good, but not amazing. Traveling for work seems like it might be the coolest thing ever to some people, but for me it’s just another work day, and another…

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How to Fix a Hole in Your Leggings

I got these AMAZING fox leggings from my sister-in-law who is a Lularoe consultant, and wore them for the first time yesterday. They looked so adorable *and-ahem-foxy*, and I even got a compliment on them when I was out running errands. {From a creepy guy at Staples, but hey whatever….!}…

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