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On 58 Years Of Motherhood | Denver Metro Moms Blog

On 58 Years of Motherhood

Imagine giving birth to 10 children. Being pregnant 10 times. Changing 51,100 diapers. Wiping off countless skinned knees and living 80 vibrant years to tell the story of motherhood. My mother turns 80 this month. She had most of her children during the Mad Men era, when kids were playing astronaut by putting plastic bags […]

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Last First Day of Kindergarten | Denver Metro Moms Blog

The Last First Day of Kindergarten

“I got this,” I tell myself. Easy. Piece of cake. I’ll send my child off to kindergarten and I won’t shed a tear. With my previous two “first day of Kindergarten drop-offs,” I did not shed a tear until returning to my car and realizing, “Wow,” NO TURNING BACK. This is the next big step […]

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Play for your Health | Denver Metro Moms Blog

Play for your Health

“We don’t stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing” – George Bernard Shaw For some reason, our culture associates play with something that kids do. As parents, we are the responsible ones and we have to embody a level of seriousness that portrays that we are in charge. Children […]

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Gratitude Unconditionally | Denver Metro Moms Blog

Gratitude:: Unconditionally

“We can only be said to be alive when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.” ~Thornton Wilder Studies of healthy centenarians show a resounding common theme that these individuals live in gratitude. They have consistently embraced life for what it is, and they do not lament what is NOT. I lost my job 9 months […]

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