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Apr 11

April 11, 2016

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April’s One Successful Mama: Nicky McEnery, Iddle Peeps

“Life can be demanding and often challenging, with so many expectations, duties and needs. To know that Iddle Peeps makes a difference in making life a little lighter and brighter to more people everyday, would be awesome.” — Nicky McEnery, Iddle Peeps This month, I’m profiling Nicky McEnery of Iddle Peeps, a website that is all about embracing fun and creativity.  I first came across Iddle Peeps on Twitter and instantly fell in love with the site’s quirky collection of items…

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Apr 26

April 26, 2015

Why Mom Friends Are Important

Why Mom Friends Are Important

When I became a mom five years ago, I was still working full-time as a teacher. I went back to work when my baby girl was just three-and-a-half months old. To say I struggled with this transition is probably the world’s greatest understatement. Those first few weeks (okay, months) back to work, I cried every day and night, crushed by an overwhelming need to stay home with my daughter. Long story short, I was a blubbering, unstable mess. Nearly every day….

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