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Real Life
Katie Reed

Maintenance Is Its Own Accomplishment

Maintaining your weight is as great an accomplishment as losing weight when one is dealing with obesity. Recognizing this as an accomplishment is greatly important for mental and physical health.

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new year resolution ideas for moms
Humor
Katie Reed

New Years Resolution Ideas for Moms

If you’re looking for some New Years resolution ideas, you have to check out these HILARIOUS and totally relateable ideas that every mom should strive for in the coming year. Have a laugh and try not to pee your pants as you look through these Real Mom Resolutions.

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Real Life
Katie Reed

The Me I Like The Best

Somewhere along the line, I gave up on myself. The things that once so clearly defined me as a person are now just long-distant memories,

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Mother with newborn baby in hospital.
Babies
Katie Reed

78 Seconds – A Birth Story

“It’s just that there’s more blood than we would like to be seeing.” “Someone call the doctor in.” “She’s coming.” “What’s she dilated to?” “She’s

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Guest post from a reader about her experience of domestic violence. May be triggering.
Guest Posts
Katie Reed

“I Love You. Now RUN!”

The following post was submitted by a reader and has been edited for clarity. Names and locations have been changed. It may be triggering to

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