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Motherhood

How to Help Kids Have Fun Doing Chores

Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links. While clicking these links won’t cost you extra money, they help us keep this site up and running. See our disclosure policy.  Chores are often thought of as tiring and tedious. They are seen as the duties one must complete before doing something that’s actually fun, relaxing on the couch, or […]

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Mom Blog: On Being a Good (and Bad) Mother

For the past several years, we have run this article on Being a Good (and Bad) Mother on our mommy blog for Mother’s Day. It is a good reminder of why we’re in this together and you are enough. Every year, mothers are celebrated on that one special May day (which is not to be […]

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Grieving and Mother's Day

First, I really wish I still had the shirt that my mother is wearing in the photo. Second, looking at this photo really makes me miss her. Third, Mother’s Day is coming up and I know that for all us who have lost a mom, this is a tough time of year. Last year, just […]

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The Strength of a Mom: A Woman I Admire

I met Rebecca early 2008. I don’t remember the details, as we have not become friends till much later on. My memories upon meeting her for the first time are vague, a beautiful, cool, smart and busy businesswoman, about my age, with two (now three) little kids. I knew she had a child with Down […]

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Diapers needed in Colorado and what is being done about it

Addressing a ‘hidden need’ made worse by the pandemic at the Capitol There are seven diaper banks in Colorado that belong to the National Diaper Bank Network. These nonprofits get diapers through bulk discount purchases and donations. Then they distribute the products to partner organizations like food banks who give them to people in need.  Some […]

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