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Calling All Moms!

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It takes a village...ain't that the truth. Whether it's our spouses, family members, or friends, we need some help when it comes to raising our children. Sometimes it's just some advice, a referral, or maybe a cooked meal. As...
Twin boys wearing blue hats.

Polar Opposites!

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On June 7, 2013 my world was forever changed with the addition of my beautiful twins, Blake and Brynn. I went into the hospital for a routine non-stress test and discovered that I was in labor – I guess...
Hi, I'm Alicia, SAHM, Tattooed Mommy, and self-proclaimed Queen of Free. I am pleased to meet you. I've lived in Fairfield County my entire life, Stratford to be precise, and although the winters have gotten a little harder to...
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A Village of Mommies

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Before I had the Little Monkey, a few experienced Moms said the same thing to me over and over: “Find a baby group, it will be a huge help.  Remember, it takes a village!”  I’d nod and smile, privately...
Many people ask me how I feel about being a stay-at-home mom. My response is always the same, I love it! Yes, there are many days when I feel like I don't have much to do and I need...
I spent my summers in New Fairfield, Connecticut, on Candlewood Lake with my cousins when I was a child. I still remember the feeling in my stomach as we drove alongside the lake on CT-39. I would watch intently...
A mother bottle-feeding a baby on the couch.

A Feeding Quandary

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After a long awaited nine months, we brought home our new addition a few days ago.  Needless to say, I've been in newborn land, a place I conveniently tucked away in the back of my mind somewhere.  I must...
meltdown averted

Meltdown Averted

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I hate to admit it, but I have been arguing with my two-year-old son, and he has been winning. This is something I told myself would never happen when I became a mother. Of course, I have heard of...
My son, Owen, has been in daycare since he was five months old. Every year, his school has a “shut-down” week during the last week of June, and every year I’ve had to scramble to find something for him...
Hey, guys! My name is Greer, and I’m a single mom to an amazing three-year-old boy, Owen. If you had asked me, years ago, to describe what my future child would be like— what I hoped for, dreamed of,...

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Fairfield County Fireworks for the 4th

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Here are the details on the Fairfield County 2022 fireworks displays, some of which include live music and lots of family fun! *Please follow...