Passionate About Tallahassee
and the Moms Who Live Here
Hello, New Normal

Hello, New Normal

Must I always be waiting, waiting on you? Yeah, you, new normal. Throughout my pregnancy, I kept hearing about this new normal I’d experience once my daughter was born. After she was born, I began a daily waiting game for this new normal. Every day, waiting. When was normal supposed to appear? What did it […]

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Life with Mr. Brightside

My youngest son has a unique outlook on life. No matter how many grey clouds come into the day, he always finds the silver lining. I call him “Mr. Brightside.” Spill milk all over the dinner table? “But at least I didn’t get any on myself.” Legos all over the bedroom floor? “But at least […]

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Working Mom Life: “Sway” or “Balance”?

Recently, I read an article on thebalancecareers.com entitled “7 Resolutions to Help Working Moms Improve Their Work-Life Sway.” Am I the only one who had no idea what the “Work-Life Sway” was? Apparently it’s the idea that, instead of trying to balance our personal life and our professional life, we should concentrate on swaying back […]

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The Scoop :: Cool Treats in Tallahassee

You Scream, I Scream, We all Scream for Ice Cream, Gelato, Snow Cones, and Yogurt! It’s August, and the weather is hot, humid, and sticky, and the craving for something cold to eat is constant.  Look no further than the following places for cool treats in Tallahassee: Ice Cream/Gelato Barb’s Gourmet Brittles – You might […]

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Basic Invite :: Invitations Made Easy for Moms

Sponsored by: Basic InviteLife is full of special occasions, and so many of those occasions have an event to invite family and friends to attend. While an electronic invite screams easy and convenient, I recently found Basic Invite that combines easy and convenient with the classic snail-mail invitation everyone loves to receive! With a friend’s baby […]

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4th of July Fire Safety

When I was a kid, every year we would celebrate the 4th of July on our family property in the middle of nowhere.  The property was surrounded by cow pastures and there was no one to complain if we made any noise.  I remember my uncles setting off huge firework shows and the kids running […]

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