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What I Learned from Hurricane Irma

Even though Irma has passed, it seems that she is still the topic of nearly every conversation. As people return from evacuating and emerge from their houses, everyone is talking about their experiences during the storm. It’s like Irma was our baby, and we all have a crazy labor story to share. I have enjoyed […]

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Preschool: EXPELLED

Can you be a parent and a friend?

When I go to the grocery store with my kids, I almost always get comments from people telling me how well behaved my children are. Are they angels? No, but they know that there are consequences to their actions. They know there are positive consequences and negative consequences depending on their behavior. They know that […]

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September

Sarasota Events in September for SRQ Moms

School may well be under way, but that doesn't mean that the summer fun has to end! While you can continue to enjoy pools and beaches and playgrounds, September is a happening month for Sarasota events. Sarasota and Manatee counties offer wonderful festivals, special events and weekly/daily activities for kids, adults or both. Here is a list of some [...]
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Pregnancy Stinks!

Pregnancy Stinks! The Second Time Around

My first pregnancy was magical. Each new change was a sweet reminder of the life growing inside of me. I stalked my email inbox for my weekly pregnancy update, anxious to learn what new things I could expect as my pregnancy progressed. I knew the size of my child by its produce equivalent. I cherished […]

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Back to School | #MustHaveMonday

Summer is over! Are you doing a happy dance or ugly crying and eating your feelings? Either way, we’re here for you, mama. In this episode of #MustHaveMonday, contributors Vivian Owen and Erika Foster discuss their favorite Back to School supplies for all ages – from daycare to elementary school. Plus, you’ll learn their secrets […]

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