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All Things Mamaroo

Oh my goodness, WE'RE PREGNANT!!!!! Now we need ALL THE THINGS! Every fancy diaper bag with 200 compartments, every feeding contraption, sleeping mechanism, changing gadget, and of course, an AMAZING swing! So where do I start? Duh, GOOGLE THAT! Sound familiar? It doesn't take long to realize there are sooo many swing-like products that all… Continue reading All Things Mamaroo

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Mid Year Resolution

Why do we only make "New Year Resolutions"? July seems like the perfect time to start a new one- (especially since most of my resolutions never last past March) Note: This post is made to promote self awareness, not to judge anyone else. You "mom" your way, and I will be cheering you on (which… Continue reading Mid Year Resolution

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Hello, my name is EXHAUSTED!

Are you completely spent at 8 am? Just want baby to sleep a long enough stretch for you to feel refreshed again? Are you a mom who rolls her eyes when someone mentions "resting while your baby naps" (I mean, really- what kind of mom actually rests when there is heaps of laundry to fold,… Continue reading Hello, my name is EXHAUSTED!

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MOMMING Through Sickness and Health

ACHOO! ...Oh gosh, did he just sneeze? DON'T PANIC, it was just one, plus it's early and he just woke up [Achooo...cough, sniff] No! What now? I will start by saying, it is NEVER a good time for your kids to get sick! For some reason it always happens before a big trip, family photos,… Continue reading MOMMING Through Sickness and Health

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WAIT-MODE…Trying to Conceive

Here's a personal side to parenthood- one that not many people share, which is what makes this topic so important to discuss. If you're trying to conceive (TTC)- please keep reading, because YOU ARE NOT ALONE! It's a conversation that most people don't even know how to talk about. I mean, when someone asks "how… Continue reading WAIT-MODE…Trying to Conceive

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The Journey Begins

Welcome to my newest venture- a blog about REAL life for REAL moms! Hello! My name is Shannon, and I wear many hats (figuratively speaking ONLY, yikes!). I am teacher turned mom of 2, turned "momtrepreneur"! All of my loves come together here- coaching moms, featuring family moments, and putting a spotlight on hobbies (and… Continue reading The Journey Begins