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The Best Moms Are Selfish

No matter what your journey to motherhood looks like, moms everywhere suffer from early onset Mom Guilt. It is running rampant through our community. I think it might even be contagious. Often, we even struggle with especially complicated cases of Mom Guilt when we have guilt for not having guilt. “Oh. She is feeling terrible for […]

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What's your one word of the year

What’s Your Word?

A few years ago, my New Year’s resolution was to never again make a New Year’s resolution. I had a bad habit of setting my goals way too high and then falling short every single year which left me feeling like a total failure. I would decide on New Year’s Eve (probably after eating pizza […]

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What Moms Really Want for Christmas

In a recently conducted, extremely reliable, incredibly scientific poll done by–um–me on my social media, researchers (also me) have discovered what moms truly want for Christmas. The question posed to moms was simple: “If Santa could bring you anything, real or imagined, what would you ask for?” The responses came and a trend overwhelmingly presented […]

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Get back to nature in North Georgia

A Few Favorite Places to Get Back to Nature

  With the cooler temperatures and the gorgeous leaves, I find myself giving thanks daily that I live in north Georgia. Especially during this time of year. I want to be outside all the time. For all the things. Hayrides, pumpkin patches, family hikes, bonfires, farm tours. Autumn is my jam. If your family is […]

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Children's Museum of Atlanta exhibit Sid the Science Kid

Play and Learn with Sid the Science Kid

  {Disclosure:: Atlanta Area Moms Blog is partnering with Children’s Museum of Atlanta for this sponsored post. That said, we are dedicated to bringing you brands we love and the thoughts and opinions are my own.} Hey, Atlanta, there’s a new kid in town! Children’s Museum of Atlanta just unveiled their newest feature exhibit and it is […]

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Could the Old Wives’ Tales Really Know?

I’ve been pregnant three times. And each time those two little pink lines popped up, I had about five and a half minutes before I started obsessing over whether baby was a boy or a girl. I needed to know all the things to plan all the things. It was my very poor attempt at […]

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