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cheating husband

Why Didn’t You Just Leave Before You Cheated?

Why didn't you just leave before you cheated? What if you had said, "This isn't satisfying for me anymore." You said you had felt like this for years. Clearly it was even before we...
family of three

From The Diary of a Super Tired Dad

I had a ton of fears about becoming a new tired Dad. Anxieties over the unknown, countless nights I lay awake thinking about the impending sleepless nights years and what strain it might have...

Come Fly with Me: Tips for Flying During a Pandemic

When I used to watch the Rick Steve’s travel videos, the first thing he said during his Tips for Traveling with Kids video was, “Tip number 1: Leave the kids at home with Grandma...
dreams of being a cool mom

Cool Mom Wannabe

I consider myself new to this “Mommy Chapter” in the book of life. I had always wanted to be a mom. I had as many baby dolls as my bedroom could hold, I had...
Raising young teens

Demystifying the Teenage Transition: Four Ways to Support Young Teens

As parents of three children, including two teenagers, we know the challenges that come along with raising future adults. Fluctuating social circles, first-time romances, bullying, and all kinds of outside influences can make this...
talking with your doctor

How To Encourage Your Child to Respond During a Doctor’s Visit

Who does the talking when you take your child to see the doctor? You, your child or both? Hopefully, your child does more of the talking. Children who are verbal enough to speak should be...

A Mommy Dentist’s Timeline to Caring for Your Child’s Teeth

As a Mommy Dentist I often get asked by parents “When should I begin to bring my child to the Dentist?” My quick response to them is when they have teeth! My recommendation, as...
Dublin, Ohio

Family Fun Day in Dublin’s Bridge Park

Dublin’s Bridge Park  Dining out has always been one of my most favorite things IN THE WORLD to do. My husband and I both love taking advantage of the amazing culinary scene that Columbus has...

The Benefits of Being a Goldfish Swim School Grammy

Thanks to our friends at Goldfish Swim School-Dublin, Goldfish Swim School-Westerville, and Goldfish Swim School-Lewis Center for sponsoring this post and providing an opportunity for such a great way to learn to swim. The...

5 Tips to Help Moms Enjoy a Worry Free Summer Outing

Summer means life outside for many families. The children are out of school, the sun is out in full and the pools are open to enjoy. Summer outdoor activities make the best family memories...