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5 Ways to Celebrate International Women’s Day

Happy International Women’s Day! You may have never even heard of this holiday which is mostly celebrated in other countries, or you have seen calls for movements such as #adaywithoutwomen. I lived in Shanghai for three years, and in China there is much more of a to-do for this day. Women often go home from […]

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International Women’s Day: Denver Style

As of late, there has been exponential awareness, acknowledgement, and engagement regarding women’s rights and reigniting discussions surrounding the existing gender disparities women face across many platforms of life. On March 8th, women and their allies across the world will join together to recognize the annual celebration of International Women’s Day. Below you will find […]

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Motherhood is Hard. It’s Okay to Say So.

A friend of mine often jokes that, as moms, we’re invisible. We’re at the grocery store. We’re at home making dinner. We’re in the office at school turning in forms. We’re at work, toting breast pumps and brushing off an applesauce stain on our dress. We aren’t turning any heads. We’re barely getting noticed. We […]

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My Facebook Friends List This November | DMMB

My Facebook Friends List This November

Let’s face it. Our Facebook friends are important to us, but not critical.  And around November of an election year, our friends list can change drastically. Emotions run high and picking the next President of the United States brings out a lot of passion in people. We’ve always been taught not to talk about politics at work […]

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I Feel So Black | DMMB

I Feel So Black

“It’s times like these that I feel so black.” It was a statement I didn’t set out to express to this sweet, white woman who sat across from me. What would she think about that statement? When she me asked to expound, I wasn’t so sure I could relay my exact meaning, but I tried […]

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Praying For Paris | Denver Metro Moms Blog

Praying for Paris

Oh, Paris. You beautiful, mysterious, storied city. Your history, your culture, your lights, your love, your charm. Your people’s strength, their pride, their community. Your heartbreak. Our heartbreak. As I sit here, stunned, I am grasping for words and aching for the people of Paris. I cannot comprehend how this kind of cold-blooded hate, directed at […]

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