• Catching Curveballs

    Dear Kids – Keeping the Family Car Clean

    by Tracy Larson on September 10, 2014

    Dear Kids, Good morning. As I was running errands yesterday I noticed issues with the cleanliness of the family car: There was an odor from the back of the car that was so bad I pulled over to investigate. One hour and odd looks from other drivers later, I discovered a half-eaten squeeze yogurt shoved between [read the full article]

  • Wisdom Wednesdays

    How to Deal With Other Moms Comparing Their Kids to Yours

    by Contributors on September 9, 2014

    What do I say to another Mom who seems to compare her daughter with my daughter on everything? Both girls are 4 and in preschool together. Rose – Birmingham, AL   Women hold their ‘motherhood’ very close and very personal. Our children are loved so deeply with a love none of us could have [read the full article]

  • Women, Then & Now

    Women’s Calendars 1915 vs Now

    by Tracy Larson on August 19, 2014

    Women are busy people who use calendars to track multitasking lives. All of us have a favorite, maybe its a smartphone or a paper calendar with sticky notes poking out everywhere. Women from 1915 used a different type of calendar. Take a peek below and see if you can spot the differences and [read the full article]

  • Who is She?

    An Infertility Story

    by Tracy Larson on July 14, 2014

    The path to motherhood may seem like a simple one, but for some women the path takes a different turn. Infertility is a difficult journey and a private one. Kelly, a new mom from San Francisco, has been on that journey and is willing to share her story with you. Let’s meet [read the full article]

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    What is very difficult at first, if we keep on trying, gradually becomes easier.
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