mommy wars

The Mommy Wars

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I lost my best friend to the mommy wars. At the time, I didn’t know what was happening between us. The concept of the mommy wars didn't seem real to me. I was a working mom, and she was...
I have a complicated relationship with social media. In being part of the generation that is fully immersed in the evolution of social networking, I can say with confidence that having information, in many different forms across many different mediums,...
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Love Languages

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Have you ever thought about love languages? There are 5 of them. Do you know your love language? If you are unsure what I am talking about, the following is a quick synopsis of each love language: Words of Affirmation This...
money, power, respect

Money, Power, Respect

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“First you get the money. Then you get the (bleep) power. After you get the (bleep) power (bleep) will respect you.” - The Lox Why is a mommy blogger quoting a 1998 rap song? It accurately describes how I feel...
Do you believe in fairy tales? Once upon a time, in a little town in Connecticut, there lived a brunette, straight-haired little girl and her family. That little girl had a beautiful childhood filled with love and adventures.  When the little...
Scrabble

We Play Scrabble

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I have a confession to make. I’m a woman in my (early) 40’s, and I still need my mom—a lot. Like, call her every day, send a lot of texts. Need her. The good news is I am so...
Dear Husband, Every night we sit on the couch after tucking our kids into bed, and we reflect on the day. We talk about how grateful we are for our village for helping us survive this stage of our lives.  But...
I LOVE dining out. I am constantly researching the best new restaurants around Fairfield County in hopes that one day my husband and I will get there. These days, however, our meals mostly include leftover dino nuggets and boxed...
To the moms I've re-friended from my childhood, thank you.  We became friends long before Facebook existed. We met sometime in elementary school and naturally gravitated toward each other. We traded stickers, caught ladybugs, read the entire series of The...
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Living With My Grandma

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It was the spring semester of my freshman year in college. Not only was I still completely homesick, but I had spiked a fever that afternoon. My vile roommate decided to throw a party in our room as I...

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Falling for Fairfield County Road Races

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New England has some of the best temperatures and courses for fall road races. Fairfield County boasts several road races ranging from beginner to...