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How Motherhood Is Like The Velveteen Rabbit

A child’s voice is louder than the world’s, the one telling me I need to lose weight, the one saying I should put on makeup or dye my hair or wear brand-name clothes. The one glancing enviously at other women instead of compassionately, the one that nearly killed me when I was an anorexic teenag read more

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With Love, from MOPS

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Hello, Dearest

Yes, dearest, if you look close enough you’ll notice we changed our name. We wanted to use a word that felt a little more personal because you are dear to us. Moms traveling on this road, raising the next generation of the world are best when we’re raising all these little people together. read more

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5 Things I Refuse to Feel Guilt for As a Mother

I believe in the mother-instinct.I believe in GUT, versus GUILT. So here are five things in particular I refuse to apologize for. read more

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Giving Hope to Other Moms

We find hope in shared experiences. We find hope from others who have gone before us and made it through the gritty days. And on days when we have lost hope, we have a community of sweet sisters walking alongside us in the gentlest of ways. read more