Tag Archives: parenting

Balance is hard. No matter how many kids you have, what work you do, or where you live, it’s never as simple as just balancing your time between everything that needs to happen in your life. Parenting, self care, chores, work, SLEEP… how do you make time for it all? How do you stay on […]

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My guest for this week’s episode of the Baby Rabies Playgroup is Julia Forbes. She’s a former news anchor, most recently in Nashville, she blogs for Otteroo, and between the two of us, we have EIGHT children. Out topic? Today we’re going to talk about what it’s like to be parents in a big families. […]

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This week’s episode of the Baby Rabies Playgroup is all about encouraging family bonds. My guest, Kristina Grum from Thriving Parents, shares her advice on how to connect individually with your children, as well as how to help siblings form bonds. If you have a new baby, or you’re looking for tips on how to […]

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Oh, uh… hi guys!  This is a bit of an experiment going live before I’d planned to do so, but it’s one of those things I have to push publicly to see if all moving parts are working together properly. And to get this listed in iTunes. YES, it’s a podcast… sorta. It’s a Pod-ioBook! […]

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I was probably 7, standing upstairs, peering out of my parent’s bedroom window down to my friends below. “I HATE my mom!” I shouted at them as they ran off to continue whatever they were doing when my mom discovered whatever it was that I was doing that got me grounded for the afternoon. It […]

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I teared up when I read my friend’s status update on Facebook yesterday…  knowing how much Miranda has struggled with her son’s sensory issues lately, knowing how much that small moment really meant to her. Earlier this month, this same friend, on that same Facebook page, was called into question by someone for “complaining too […]

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