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Lori Holden

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The Mom Behind the Mom I Am

I was her first. She and my dad had waited nearly 4 years after getting married for my arrival. Mom and Dad both had a...

Win Tickets to Girls Only: The Secret Comedy of Women

**CONTEST CLOSED. Congratulations to Rachel Lucero, winner of the Girls Only tickets. Thank you to all who entered!** I went in seeking redemption. The last...

Being a Mom vs. Being a Wife

Recently, Momversation asked 3 bloggers to tell which is harder: being a mom or being a wife. Dooce, having experienced post-partum depression, says that marriage...

This Post Brought to you by the Letter D

[photopress:pole.jpg,thumb,pp_image]My children know how to behave in a restaurant: make as much noise as possible, run and jump and spin from one end of the...

It’s Confirmed. I am a Disaster.

Earlier this month the Denver Museum of Nature & Science invited Mommy Bloggers to a sneak preview of their new exhibit, Nature Unleashed: Inside Natural...

Chromosomal Values

Clearly, my son has both gender chromosomes. I know this theoretically thanks to my 8th grade science teacher, Mr O’Connor. But I have recently been...

Hands-On Mom?

“Dear God –” my mom prayed when I was 2 years old and she was pregnant with my middle sister. You might think she prayed...

Peace Big and Small

A child asked at bedtime, “Mommy why is there war? Why can’t there be peace in the world?” “Well, to have peace in the world,...

De-hyping Christmas

Editor’s Note: Wanna win a Wii and Wii fit? Enter here! All I wanted for Christmas that year was the fashion show stage on which...

It’s the little things that matter

“Mom! At school I got to visit the Treasure Box!” “Really, Reed? What did you get?” “I got this ring. It’s a very special ring.”...