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The Memphis Mom’s Guide to November 2016

November in Memphis… it’s not just a place holder between Halloween and Christmas! This month has  so many of my favorite things: leaves changing color, parades, pie Thanksgiving, and the promise of cooler temperatures (Hello boots and sweater weather!). With the cooler temps, it’s a perfect time to get out an explore all that Memphis has […]

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Go TEAL This Halloween!

Disclaimer :: This post is intended to briefly explain the history of the Teal Pumpkin Project, as well as provide options for non-food items for families to hand out to trick-or-treaters on Halloween. The idea behind non-food items is that all children can enjoy them–even those with food allergies. The author of this post is […]

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This Morning I Was Pregnant

This morning, I was pregnant. This afternoon, I am not. The last time I could say that, I had a baby to hold. A crying, red-faced, tiny being that I instinctively comforted and rocked. This time, I’m the one who is crying. I am the red-faced, fragile person in need of comfort. My arms are empty. My womb, created to […]

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The Costco $100 Mom Survival Kit {+ FREE Mom Hour Registration!}

This post and Costco Mom Hour are sponsored by Costco, and Memphis Moms Blog received compensation and products in exchange for both. However, the opinions expressed in this post are 100% truth, and let’s be real, it wasn’t difficult to talk about how amazing Coscto is!We are so excited to hold another Costco Mom Hour […]

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To My Friends Without Kids

To my old friends without kids, Once upon a time, our friendships were easy. Just plain easy. Conversations flowed, we could get together whenever and wherever we wanted for however long. But things have changed. There are things I want you to know… To my new friends without kids, You, whom I met after I had children, you […]

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Choose Kindness

“You can’t come to my birthday party…” I know every mom on the planet has heard this phrase in some form – whether your child was on the saying or receiving end. Kindness is an invaluable trait and as a mom, it is my job to raise kind children who encourage, help, serve and befriend […]

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Restoring Sanity and Self-Love, One Inch at a Time

“Motherhood won’t be my excuse to let myself go.” -Every Woman Before Motherhood We’ve all been there, right? We have high hopes for making ourselves a priority. We all read and hear about taking care of ourselves, and how “you can’t pour from an empty cup.” But it’s always the same story: not enough time, […]

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Why Cancer Patients Need a Good Bra {and it’s not what you think!}

CANCER. It’s a complete sucker punch. And when it happens to someone we love, IT. SUCKS. We’re desperate to help, but feel helpless. I’ve had cancer. I’ve supported both of my parents through it. My strategy? BE A BRA. Lift up. Provide support. Give comfort. Cancer is a roller coaster of emotions. Some days feel calm. Others feel […]

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7 Things to Do At the Mid-South Fair & Rodeo {TICKET GIVEAWAY}

This weekend is the second and last weekend for the Mid-South Fair & Rodeo! Want to go, but don’t know what to do? We’ve got you covered! 7. SGWA Wrestling {Saturday, October 1 | 6:00pm-8:00pm} On Saturday evening, come and watch stars of The South’s Greatest Wrestling Association compete, including a cage match!   6. FARMtastic […]

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