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Dear Aunt Becky, You are the Coach

In light of these parents getting exposed for paying their kids way into college, I feel as though we should discuss 2019 parenting.  First off, we know this stuff happens everywhere. People paying their kids way into things. I just think it’s hilarious that Auntie Becky got caught thinking she’s above the rules of decency […]

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Yoga Tools

This is the first lesson I teach everyone when they come to yoga class: Look at your own eyes in the mirror. Simple, but not easy.   Toes and heels touching. Look at yourself in the mirror.  Lift your chin up. Relax your shoulders. Stomach in. Spine straight. Look back into your own eyes. Don’t […]

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10 Tips for Surviving the Back to School Transition

    1. Buy 75 water bottles and 1,230 pairs of mittens. You will still end up with 10 non matched mittens and zero water bottles by March. 2. Stop complaining about school supplies School budgets have no room to buy the amount of crayons that can be needed for fun learning. We all have […]

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You’re Somebody’s Mother the Poem.

  You’re Somebody’s Mother By Britt   My house is sticky as can be. Everybody has to pee. I wouldn’t trade with any other. After all, I’m somebody’s mother. Somedays I’m smart, wise, and kind. Tomorrow I may contemplate leaving one behind. Strangers stop and say, “How cute!” They are, but maybe not the time one […]

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Mom Bravery

When I was 19 years old I wasn’t sure if I cared about anyone. Deep down, of course I did. Yet, watching my parents marriage conclude. Seeing my childhood home get sold. Regularly assuming that I could possibly find my alcoholic Mom dead in the house any day now. Unsure what I was meant to […]

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Job Application for Motherhood

I was just filling out an application online. Halfway done and I get distracted by preschool thunder dome going on in my living room. Come back. It disconnected from the internet. Then my MAC is saying update something or other. Things are freezing. So I hit the update and let this beast restart. Went and […]

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15 Tips to have a Fan-f-ing-tastic Holiday Season

 15. Be prepared for anything. 14. Wear matching shirts.   13. Don’t sweat the small stuff.   12. Don’t think any Christmas decoration is safe. No matter what you set up. 11.Find ways to be active with your kids. 10. Go to yoga. Even if it’s snowing. Check your excuses at the door. 9. Wear […]

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Mom Paradox

I try and not give advice to new parents unless they specifically ask for it. It’s their journey. I don’t want to project my crap on them. Their spouse, home, amount of children, career, weather ect. will all be different than what I experienced. The truth is everyone has to figure it out on their […]

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