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Two Moms, One Kid, or Two? Fertility Challenges, Miscarriage, Finances, and the Struggle to Build a Family Part 2

Three years. Thousands of dollars. Surgery, ICIs, IUIs, headstands, and hope. (See Part 1 ) We wanted to have a child so badly. But none of it was working. Were we doing it wrong, was the timing off, or was I actually having fertility issues? After all, it was 3 years later, and I was […]

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Two Moms, One Kid, or Two? Fertility Challenges, Miscarriages, Finances, and the Struggle to Build a Family Part 1

In January, we, like many folks, take a long hard look at our budget. What the heck happened last year? How are we going to do better this year? We are looking at new strategies, new spreadsheets, charts, graphs, and tips for how to make dollars stretch so that we can be more financially successful […]

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Event Team Open Call

Event Team Member All Call We are thrilled that you are interested in being a part of our event team! Do you love attending MMB events? Do you enjoy a fast paced environment and working behind the scenes to make an event happen? If you answered yes to these questions, you might just be a […]

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Our Final Contributor Group

Our final "alumna" contributor group is full of amazing women with amazing stories. We hope you continue to enjoy their writing as much as we at MMB do! Jeanie is a psychologist, transplanted to Cordova fresh out of graduate school. She and her husband, Matt, had no intent on making Memphis “home” – but ten [...]
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World Prematurity Day

  On this day, where we bring awareness to premature births, I find myself full of differing emotions. Over five years ago, after a very tumultuous  pregnancy, the doctors decided to do an emergency C-section. It was a very scary time for me. I knew that delivering the baby at 29 weeks gestation brought a lot […]

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Meet the New Contributors

Our second batch of new contributors is impressive! We can't wait for you to read their posts! Nicole is a wife to her wonderful husband Chris and a mother to a blended family of 5  children: Christopher (May 1992), Julianna (October 2001), Kayden (May 2003), Samarah (September 2008), and Franchesca (April 2016). She is a [...]
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Meet the New Contributors!

Over the next few days, the Memphis Moms Blog will be introducing (and reintroducing) our writers. Each of these women lives and writes in the Memphis area, and we are confident that you will find someone that you can connect with. There are seven new writers featured today!  Kristen was raised in a small town [...]
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Dress Up Day Despair

I love school.  I love all types of school – public school, homeschool, summer school, private school – all of it.  The school supply aisles in July and August make me giddy. I suppose it has something to do with my life before kids when I was a school teacher. It was a fantastic job and I […]

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