Passionate About the Washington DC area
and the Moms Who Live Here
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Thank you, Village!

It was 4:02 on Monday morning. I was deep in a dream when I heard the phone ring loudly.  Surprisingly, it was my usually hard- to-rouse husband who jumped up, found the phone, announced “It’s her”, and handed it to me.  Eighteen minutes later, I was on my bike and headed to my good friend’s […]

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Teacher Appreciation Week: 50 Fun Ideas

Teacher Appreciate Week is such a wonderful way to celebrate your child’s teacher.  They are with our children all.day.long staying patient, keeping order, and teaching students important stuff!  Here are some useful ideas to show teachers how much we appreciate them this week! 50 Teacher Appreciation Ideas Write a heartfelt note from you and/or your […]

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May 2

When Mother’s Day is Hard: 5 Tips on Making It Through

Every May, I find myself talking a lot about Mother’s Day in my therapy practice. For some Mother’s Day is a much-anticipated day of celebration and some well-deserved R&R, but for many, it’s an emotionally loaded day.  Lots of women are trying to conceive, are pregnant, postpartum, and are parenting young children. Then there are […]

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Supporting Someone With Infertility

Infertility can be one of the most isolating struggles we face as women. When it’s the first time trying to get pregnant, miscarriages after a successful pregnancy, or any other scenario, it’s hard. Hard to explain to friends and family, hard to deal with personally, hard to scroll through social media where it seems everyone […]

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