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Coming Clean:  It’s not me, it’s you.

Yes, you read that right.  It’s not me, it’s you and I’m ready to come clean. I had found the greatest friend late in my teenage years.  She got married and had children.  I got married.  Our lives were on the path we had always imagined.  We talked almost daily and got together often.  Then […]

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How I made my own baby food – and you can too!

Before you even start reading this, I’m gonna put it out there I am a baby-wearing, co-sleeping, breastfeeding, organic cotton onesie wearing parent. I know what you are thinking: “oh great, here comes another ‘crunchy mama’ on her soap box”.  Let’s be clear, I am more along the lines of a scrunchy mom {I love […]

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Ending my Child-Bearing Chapter and Why I’m Sad about it

Tears definitely welled up in my eyes at my last yearly check-up with my Gynecologist/OB-GYN.  Just like many women all around the world I scheduled my yearly PAP/Breast Exam.  Honestly I hate these appointments, but understand their vital importance.  These appointments can have the tendency to be awkward.  But my Gynecologist/OB-GYN is pretty awesome. So […]

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The Flu: A Few Quick Tips to Help Keep Your Family Safe

In sharing this post, the GCMB team is not attempting to provide medical care. We are not medical professionals. We’re moms who are champions for the health and well-being of our precious children. Furthermore, we understand that vaccines are a personal choice: we do not preach vaccination, nor anti-vaccination. With the help of the CDC, […]

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My “Mom Bod”: Definitely Works Out But Loves Chicken Nuggets

I gave birth to my first child on May 12, 2017. My entire pregnancy I was told to watch my weight because it would be so hard to loose once the baby was born. So like many women, I was obsessed with staying as small as I could: watching every calorie, drink, and working out until the […]

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Postpartum Anxiety After Weaning: Yes, it’s a Thing.

Postpartum depression and anxiety: luckily, almost all of us are aware that it’s a very real thing. So, let’s say a year or more goes by after baby arrives. Sure, things are hard in the beginning, but you think you’ve found a Mom-groove. You’re almost surprised that you didn’t fall victim to postpartum blues. Life […]

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