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Baby Daddy Diaries: Just A Kiss

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Maybe it’s because I am a guy but growing up I never really had a freak out, celebrity crush as a kid. And I guess I don’t remember any of the other girls at my...

Top 5 Tips for Families Moving to DFW

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A year ago, with a move to Dallas in my family’s future, I took to Google searching for Dallas Mom resources. With every query, I patiently waited for Google to plop me into a...

Oops. I’m pregnant. & Other Unmentionable Feelings

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Everybody's story is unique. Not better, not worse, just theirs. It's what makes us who we are.  Our stories.  This is mine - in all its guts, and not so much glory.  Honest.  I can't expect...

Sharing the Heartache of Infertility

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Although many of our Dallas Moms Blog readers have had successful pregnancies, our thoughts go out this week to those who have a calling to be mothers and are feeling empty. During this week...

Catching A Rainbow: A St. Patrick’s Day Gift Idea

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My son wanted to give something special to his teacher this year for her birthday. Since it happens to fall on St. Patrick’s Day, I knew I needed to find something green or Leprechaun...

Finding Time in the New Year

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I wouldn't necessarily call myself an organized person.  At least not in the sense that I keep a day planner handy, nor do I keep all my belongings neatly labeled and boxed up (though Santa did...

Bento Box Creations: Easy Lunches that Motivate Kids to Eat

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I knew I wanted to try something new for lunchtime last fall as my three year old started preschool. He’d always been a pretty good eater at home, but he’d often come back hungry...

5 New Year’s Resolutions For Moms

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You’re almost through the holiday season, the big meals have been made and devoured, the last bits of wrapping paper have been thrown away, and the New Year is just a few days away. ...

5 Lessons My Kids Can Learn from the NFL (and yours too!)

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You may not bring out football plates on game day. Or plaster the driveway with Dallas Cowboys paraphernalia—we can’t be the only family that does that. But if you pay any attention to the...
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They’re Both Mine | An Adoption Story

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I have two daughters, one by adoption and one by birth; both mine. When we welcomed Elise into our world, we had been in the adoption process for 21 months. We had been fingerprinted, background...

Being a mom has changed me

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As I type this, my 15-month old daughter is playing in the living room, babbling and occasionally coming up to bang on the keyboard, which is a super fun distraction.  It got me thinking...

Back to reality

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Today is the last day of our Hawaiian vacation.  As you may know, my husband does an insane amount of travel for his work and I do the parenting thing on my own for...