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Ode to the Elusive Changing Station

There are lots of things I didn’t appreciate before I had a child. Sleep. Accessible doors and sidewalks for when the babe is in a stroller. Taking my time to enjoy dinner. The biggest one? A public restroom with a changing station. The dream is to have a changing station in both the women’s and […]

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What I Love About Three

When my daughter was two years old, I can’t tell you how many people said to me, “if you think two is hard, just wait until she turns three.” Time after time, people told me that the “terrible twos” had nothing on the “trying threes.” I’m sure all of these ladies had good intentions in […]

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They Are Only Allergies

It’s been three months since we found out our baby has food allergies. We watched her vomit and break out in hives a dozen times before we figured it out. We started with catheters checking for infections to ultrasounds checking for, well, anything. Finally, $1000 in medical bills, 14 scratch tests, and 2 blood draws […]

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A Mother’s Woe

  Have you ever had the following experience as a mother? You’re busy doing something: working, cooking, doing chores, scrolling through Facebook, closing your eyes before you go to sleep. Suddenly, like the rudest awakening you could imagine, amidst your everyday thoughts of what you’re going to do next, how you need to pay the […]

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KETO Means “Keep Eating The [cheese] Oh [yea]!”

Disclaimer:: This post is a compilation of personal knowledge gained through my own research and relationships. You should always consult your doctor before making any significant diet decisions and you should absolutely do your own research and fact-checking before deciding what is right (and healthiest!) for you. I have to be honest with you. I’m […]

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Dayton Area Guide to Preschools

Disclosure: This guide has been created for you with the support of the featured businesses below. We are grateful for their assistance in helping us provide this resource for Dayton families.Choosing the right preschool for your family can be intimidating. We hope this guide makes it a little easier!

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Annual Reader Survey {+ Giveaway}

It’s that time of year again! Here, at Dayton Moms Blog we try very hard to create resources and connect you with information and local businesses we feel you would be most interested in. We would greatly appreciate it if you would take a minute out of your busy lives to help us with that […]

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January Dayton Dozen: Guide to Family-Friendly Events {2018)

  It’s cold out and your kids haven’t been off school long enough to be fighting ALREADY, have they? The best way to keep your sanity is to get them out of the house, keep them busy and count the days until spring. We hope these ideas will help you do just that. Here are […]

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The Do’s and Dont’s of Talking to your Pregnant Friends

Pregnancy is a roller coaster ride to say the least and is something we all handle differently. Some women love it, some loath it, and others fall somewhere in between. However, one thing that affects us all is how others speak to us during this time. While most things are said without cruel intentions behind […]

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