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5 Packing Hacks for Your Next Family Getaway

Have you ever had a great idea for a quick getaway for your family but then realized you’d have to pack for four people for said getaway and changed your mind? It’s happened to the best of us. There are times I’ve been excited about getting away for the weekend, but as soon as I […]

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Mommy & Me Play Groups in Memphis

Hello moms! One of the most frequently asked questions in our Community Groups is about Mommy & Me play groups or activities for moms with babies. We’ve compiled this list based on suggestions from moms in the community groups and the Memphis Moms Blog contributors. It is not all of the groups in Memphis by […]

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The Road to Self-Care is Paved with Procrastination

When I was a young mom, I knew self-care was important to my well-being. What I didn’t know was how to incorporate it into my day-to-day routine. Like many, I thought self-care meant hours at the gym — hours I knew I didn’t have without a huge sacrifice. I firmly believe that 99.9 percent of […]

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When Dinner Is More Than Just a Meal

  A few weeks ago, I wrote about how having kids grow up and move out has sort of changed things in our household. One thing that hasn’t changed, though, is our family meals together.  We still have two little ones at home, and we love continuing the tradition of having dinner together to talk […]

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Mom Guilt :: Does It Ever End?

An acquaintance recently shared her plans of moving to a new city, and we talked briefly about how relocations affect our children. My family and I have made several moves over the years, so the physical process of actually moving doesn’t faze me anymore. It’s the mom guilt that gets me. You know the drill: […]

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