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8 Things I Love/Hate about Breastfeeding

As my youngest baby approaches the one-year mark, I have officially breastfed for two years of my life. Two years spent leasing out my body every three hours to a squishy, needy little human. Before becoming a Mom, I was terrified of breastfeeding. I read all the horror stories of cracked, bleeding nipples, babies who […]

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The 2017 Guide to Dayton-area Farmers' Markets

The 2017 Guide to Dayton-area Farmers’ Markets

Spring has sprung in Dayton and it’s the nearly the season for leisurely mornings spent perusing our local farmers’ markets. The Ohio growing season runs roughly April-November and the Miami Valley is one of the best places to get fresh, Ohio-grown fruits, veggies, meat, eggs, honey and more! Check out our guide to find the […]

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Meet our Contributors- Natalie and Pamela

Meet our Contributors: Natalie and Pamela

NATALIE | Blogging since January 2017 Profession: Professor What are your kid(s)’ names and ages? Elias (4) and Paislee (2) What do you do for fun in your spare time? Baking and fitness training Are you a Dayton transplant or were you born n’ raised in the Buckeye state? Born and raised Where is the furthest you’ve traveled? St. Maarten What is […]

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Meet our Contributors- Stephanie & Sarah

Meet our Contributors: Stephanie and Sarah

STEPHANIE | Blogging since August 2015 Profession: Occupational Therapist, Sinclair Adjunct Faculty, own my own Shaklee (health and wellness) business What are your kid(s)’ names and ages? Sofia (5) and Lucia (3) What do you do for fun in your spare time? exercising, grocery shopping (l love this. im crazy), photography, gradually purging and minimizing while decorating […]

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7 Must-Reads for 7 Kinds of Moms

The cold, winter months are upon us. It’s the time of year when not leaving the house never sounded so good. ‘Tis the season for cups of hot tea by the fire with a great book in hand. Here are seven must-read books for you and the Moms in your life: For the expectant Mom: Ina May’s […]

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DMBPostpartumSex

What I Wish Someone Had Told Me about Postpartum Sex

I distinctly remember the moment it all began. My midwife had just completed her physical examination and she hit me with- “So have you attempted intercourse yet?”. I bust out laughing, noted the serious expression on her face, and realized she was not actually joking. It was my 6-week postpartum visit after the birth of […]

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