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The Trouble with Toddlerhood (in Real Time)

The Trouble with Toddlerhood (in Real Time)

Asher, my two and a half year old, is currently upstairs in the loft. He is supposed to be napping, but this week he became an official…

Five Things Friday

Five Things Friday

It’s actual real winter here, guys! 27 degrees. My children do not have winter clothes that fit them, so I’m basically piling four long-sleeve t-shirts on them…

Five Things Friday

Five Things Friday

Some more Friday faves this week! The Instant Pot I’m sure I’ve mentioned this once or 19 times, but I hate cooking. I don’t enjoy the planning…

Giving Tuesday + Thanksgiving Recap

Giving Tuesday + Thanksgiving Recap

Annnnd I’m back. Happy Tuesday, friends! I hope you had a gluttonous Thanksgiving with triple helpings of sweet potato casserole. Thanksgiving We spent Wednesday through Saturday with…

Big News! Creating a Movement for Maternal Mental Health

Big News! Creating a Movement for Maternal Mental Health

GUYS. I have been anxiously (the good kind!) waiting to share this post with you for weeks. Let’s start from the beginning, k? When I was deep…

7 Ways to Survive the Witching Hours

7 Ways to Survive the Witching Hours

Do you want to know what I envision hell to be? An endless loop of 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in my house, lived over and over…

Natalie

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